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The Centre has developed a Productivity Commission Inquiry resource kit to support discussions about the importance of early childhood development and early childhood programs and services. Click on the buttons below for resources to assist you with responding to the inquiry.
On 22 July 2014 the Productivity Commission Inquiry (PCI) into Childcare and Early Childhood Learning released a draft
with key recommendations. On 26 July 2014 the Centre hosted the Investing in Early Childhood - the future of early childhood education and care in Australia seminar at which the Productivity Commissioner discussed the report and related issues.
Welcome and Dr Tim Moore, Senior Research Fellow, Centre for Community Child Health
Presentation (PDF 547KB)
Dr Wendy Craik AM, Presiding Commissioner on the Inquiry into Childcare and Early Childhood Learning
Presentation (PDF 150KB)
Presentation from John Cherry, Advocacy Manager, Goodstart Early Learning (PDF 56KB)
Presentation (PDF 68KB)
*The video and presentation for James van Smeerdijk, Partner, PricewaterhouseCoopers, is not available for public dissemination.
If you have a question about the Productivity Commission Inquiry or require additional support please email us.
The Centre for Community Child Health is a department of The Royal Children’s Hospital and a research group of Murdoch Childrens Research Institute.