Effort seeks to uproot seeds of violence

unicef logo‘What brings us together is our belief – backed by emerging evidence – that violence of any kind, early in life – either experienced or observed – can have long-lasting and detrimental impacts on the health, life skills, competencies, attitudes and beliefs of young children and adults, alike.’

Geeta Rao Gupta, Deputy Executive Director of UNICEF, the United Nations Children’s Fund, quoted in her remarks at last week’s launch of a new Early Childhood Peace Consortium.

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