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What OMEP is

World Organization for Early Childhood Education

OMEP is an international, non-governmental and non-profit organization, which has worked for all aspects of early childhood education and care (ECEC) since 1948.

OMEP is currently in over 70 countries, has special consultative status with the UN, UNESCO and ECOSOC, and is represented at the meeting of other organizations with similar aims.

OMEP defends and promotes the rights of the child to education and care worldwide and supports activities which improve accessibility to high quality education and care.