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The Lancet Series on Child Development in Developing Countries

The Global Child Development Group authors two series on Child Development in Developing Countries in the Lancet.

Risks to Early Childhood Development

The Global Child Development Group explores how risks to early childhood development often co-occur and affect children’s cognitive abilities, social-emotional competence and sensori- motor development.

Interventions for Early Childhood Development

The Global Child Development Group is focussed on asserting the critical role of early interventions in promoting early childhood development.

Indicators for Early Childhood

The Global Child Development Group is using longitudinal data from existing cohorts from low and middle income countries across the globe, to examine the validity of early child development indicators and to identify if items or combinations of items from developmental assessments obtained from 0-3 years are adequately robust predictors of later cognitive and behavioural measures.