Fulfilling each child's potential

We invest in the future of children by promoting good parenting and quality education.

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What We Do

We conduct experiments and help to scale up science-based solutions, with the goal of ensuring that all children have a good start in life and acquire the knowledge and skills they need to reach their full potential.

Early Childhood Development

Promoting good parenting practices

Pre-school and Primary Education

Getting children ready for school and supporting learning

Youth Training

Promoting the development of technical and life skills

Our Results

We achieve results through constant monitoring and rigorous evaluation of our projects.

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Our Partners

We foster partnerships in an ecosystem that brings together the Ivorian government, companies in the cocoa and chocolate industry, philanthropic foundations, research partners and civil society organizations. Together, we are addressing the challenges of early childhood development and seeking to improve the quality of education.

Our News

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Breast becoming best in Côte d’Ivoire

Breast becoming best in Côte d’Ivoire

November 10, 2021

Evidence has long supported breastfeeding helps early child development. While the number of mothers who breastfeed in Côte d’Ivoire is growing, more work is needed says Dr. Patricia N’Goran-Theckly, Advisor to the Presidency. Mother of three, Oley De Mel also shares her breastfeeding experience with us.

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We strongly believe that solutions must be based on scientific evidence. Accordingly, we support high-level research, studies and rigorous evaluations.

Latest Research
The OECD launched in Côte d'Ivoire a study to unpack the links between gender norms and educational outcomes.

The OECD launched in Côte d’Ivoire a study to unpack the links between gender norms and educational outcomes.

Laura Abadia and Pierre de Boisséson are respectively Policy Analyst and Economist at the OECD Development Centre. Their work consists in highlighting levels of social discrimination in institutions in order to better reduce it. This is made possible through the SIGI, a study which is the topic of this interview. They explain what the SIGI is, what it measures concretely, the results related to the study and its impact.

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Studies & Reports

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Auteur: TRECC – Chrysalis Advisors Africa – Jacobs Foundation
Année: 2021

“This report unveils the challenges faced by those committed to fulfilling the promise of education as a key element for the development of their country, while also highlighting the investment opportunities that exist.”

Whether as a fellow investor or an ecosystem builder who have an interest in the West African education space, this report will give you a good overview of the education start up ecosystems in Ghana and Côte d’Ivoire.

Investing in Early Childhood Development and Education for socioeconomic development in Côte d’Ivoire : an analysis with the iSDG model

This report entitled Investing in Early Childhood Development and Education for socioeconomic development in Côte d’Ivoire, analyses the importance of investments in early childhood development and quality of education on Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) attainment and on key health, education and economic indicators described in l’Étude Nationale Prospective “Côte d’Ivoire 2040” (National Prospective Study – ENP).

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Full report – Qualitative research on key early childhood behaviors in Côte d’Ivoire

Auteur: Busara and Johns Hopkins Center for Communication Programs Année: 2020 Parenting programs aim to equip parents with…

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Arm-Wrestling in the Classroom: The Non-Monotonic Effects of Monitoring Teachers

Auteur: Guilherme Lichand and Sharon Wolf  Année: 2020 This research paper analyses the results of the impact evaluation conducted…

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