Press release

Seychelles’ IECD geared up to becoming a leader in early childhood development

June 10, 2024

Seychelles’ potential to be a global leader in the field of early childhood development and technical capacity building was highlighted during the meeting between Dr. Mmantsetsa Marope, Chairperson of the Governing Board of the Institute of Early Childhood Development (IECD) United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Category 2 Centre and Minister for Foreign Affairs and Tourism, Mr Sylvestre Radegonde.

During the meeting, held on Monday 10th June 2024 at Maison Quéau de Quinssy, the two parties concurred that while the IECD has the opportunity to formulate approaches that can be universally adopted, there is still a significant amount of work to be accomplished.