The conference aims to:
- Provide opportunities to participants to understand the cross-cutting nature of ECD enabling them to recognise each sector’s responsibility to promote holistic ECD in the country
- Share the status of ECD in Pakistan and opportunities under the leadership of the new government
- Share research-based knowledge on noteworthy ECD programme practices, innovative approaches, models and best practices which can be presented to scale up in the whole country
- Advocate for implementing the Nurturing Care Framework in collaboration with communities, parents and civil society organisations
- Advocate for holistic, inclusive and multi-sector ECD from conception to 8 years.