Por Escrito No. 8 – June 2013 – The Beginning of Childhood

This edition focus on the first years in the lives of girls and boys, with a particular emphasis on the 0 to 3 year-old path. Along its different articles, it reflects upon the challenges that “making space” for the new generations presents through practices of care, protection and stimulation. At the same time, it highlights the importance of thinking about the first years of their lives in relation with the care givers and actors intervening on this stage, especially, the mother who represents a central figure in caring.