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A guide for Social Development students.


"Call for Written Submissions on Amendment of the Children’s Act, 1996 (Act No. 27 of 1996) on Early Childhood Development in Order to Streamline Regulations for the ECD Sector."  [Draft] Children's Amendment Bill in: South Africa. Government gazette no. 50648 (14 May 2024), General notice 2493 of 2024. 

South Africa. National Development Planning Commission. Effective cross-departmental and inter-governmental coordination in early childhood development: the first step in developing the ECD sectoral strategy for the 2024-2029 Medium-Term National Development Plan. [Pretoria: National Development Planning Commission, 2024]



Please note that the greater part of our collection was destroyed in the Jagger Library fire in 2021. Items received since then will have shelf numbers in green. You may request copies of documents through the Inter-Library Loans department. 

About this guide

This is a guide to government information on early childhood development for Social Development students. It includes catalogue records of publications in the Government Publications Department of UCT Libraries (our shelf codes begin with G), on-line links to publications and links to websites. Please also consult the Library's Primo search facility. Please report broken links.

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Laureen Rushby   Tel. 021 650 4686

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Tel. 021 650 4686