Topic: Policy and Practice
15 x 15: A Comprehensive Policy Framework for Early Human Capital Investment in BC
the 15 by15 Policy Framework proposes a fundamental shift in how we think about health care and human capital. We recommend shifting from treating illness after the fact, to promoting health from the outset of the human life course.pdf , 1 MB
Early Child Development: A Powerful Equalizer
This document synthesizes knowledge about opportunities to improve the state of early child development (ECD) on a global scale.pdf , 10 MB
Measuring the age distribution in Canadian social spending
Kershaw, P., & Anderson, L. (2016). Measuring the age distribution in Canadian social spending. Canadian Public Administration, 59(4), 556–79.
The need for health in all policies in Canada
Kershaw, P. (2018). The need for health in all policies in Canada. Canadian Medical Association Journal, 190(3), E64-E5.
Using EDI to shed light on policy
Dr. Magdalena Janus of Offord Centre for Child Studies, McMaster University, presents to the second meeting of the BC Cross-Ministry Early Years Development Instrument (EDI) Table.pdf , 9 MB