On Friday, 23 September, 2022, Universitas Bina Bangsa, Banten, visited the SEAMEO CECCEP office in Lembang, Bandung, Jawa Barat in an effort to seal the collaboration between two parties. Imam, M.Pd as the Head of the Early Childhood Education Teacher Education (PG-PAUD) program as delegation leader said that the purpose of this visit was to discuss the Merdeka Belajar Kampus Merdeka (independent learning independent campus) programs, the Tri Dharma program, and the Guest lecture program with SEAMEO CECCEP
Childhood is only one moment and you can never go back to it. Being close with your children from a young age can help them grow up with good memories with their parents and childhood. Then family and parenting play an important role in children's growth and development and the quality of parenting and child care has an significant impact on the children’s development. On the contrary, parenting is a big challenge in Indonesia. That is what Mr. Widodo Suhartoyo (Tanoto Foundation) said during his visit at SEAMEO CECCEP(16/9).
Bandung (13/9/2022) - We are living in the collaborative era, not the competitive era anymore. This was what Prof Vina Adriany, PhD said while giving the welcome speech to the delegation from Universitas Islam Nusantara (UNINUS) Bandung, Indonesia. "We are very open to collaborating in research, training, and publication programs to provide synergy in solving early childhood problems, both for teachers and educational institutions, "said Prof. Vina.
Southeast Asia Ministers of Education Center for Early Childhood Care and Parenting (SEAMEO CECCEP), Universitas Mataram, and Universitas Negeri Padang collaborated in hosting the 1st Annual Annual Conference on Early Childhood Education and Parenting (ACECCEP) with the theme “Early Childhood Education and parenting transformation during the post COVID-19 Pandemic” at the Aruna Senggigi Hotel Lombok, Tuesday and Wednesday (30/8).
Caring for children, Sharing for Partners” is one of SEAMEO CECCEP’s efforts in contributing to early childhood education. Through the 2nd Annual Early Childhood Education and Parenting Regional Forum (25/8) which was held at GH Universal Hotel, Bandung. This activity was attended by 100 participants, and 5 researchers.
SEAMEO CECCEP hosted the Inter-Centre Collaboration Meeting (ICCM) which was attended by 7 SEAMEO Centres in Indonesia (SCI) from 25 to 26 July 2021. ICCM is a regular meeting held as a forum for coordination and harmonization of programs and budgets between the 7 SEAMEO Centre in Indonesia. In this meeting, SCI also invited representatives from the Acting Secretary of the Directorate General of Higher Education, Prof. Tjitjik Sri Tjahjandarie, Dana Bhaswara (Directorate General of Early Childhood Education, Elementary Education, and Secondary Education), and Prof. Dr. Nunuk Suryani, M.Pd. from the Directorate General of Teacher and Education Personnel.
The celebration of the 5th SEAMEO CECCEP anniversary event was very lively. SEAMEO CECCEP had an International Webinar on Early Childhood Education and Sustainable Development Goals by a hybrid meeting. Advisory boards of SEAMEO CECCEP, all Directors of 7 SEAMEO Centres in Indonesia (SEAMEO BIOTROP, SEAMEO SEAMOLEC, SEAMEO RECFON, SEAMEO QITEP in Mathematics, SEAMEO QITEP in Science, SEAMEO QITEP in Language) attended this event.