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About The Regulatory Roundup

The Regulatory Roundup is an update on legal, policy and regulatory changes impacting on:

  • children's socio-economic rights, child justice rights, child protection rights;
  • gender rights;
  • socio-economic rights, including health, housing, social security, education, nutrition, basic
  • services and related rights; and,
  • the service delivery foundation embedded in the right to administrative justice and access to
  • information.

Information is sourced from:

  • national Government Gazettes as they are published;
  • judgments made by the Constitutional, Supreme, High and Labour Courts of South Africa; and,
  • media statements and other public utterances made by Ministers and leaders of public bodies
  • such as the SAHRC and the Public Protector.

WHO and UNICEF show how to take ECD into health system

WHO and UNICEF have published a manual for the provision of early childhood development support to young children and their families through the health care system. The advocacy tool provides a package of material under the heading, “Care for Child Development: Improving the Care of Young Children”. It recognises that in most countries the health-care system reaches more young children and their families than any other service, and advocates for the use of the primary health care setting to ...

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