Early childhood education and care in Europe: available, accessible and affordable for all

A commitment to accessible, high-quality and affordable ECEC


On 27 April 2021, the European Commission will host an online event on early childhood education and care (ECEC) in Europe.

This latest edition of the event series ‘Early childhood education and care in Europe’, initiated by Commissioner Gabriel at the launch event on 3 March 2021, will discuss the European Union’s (EU) commitment to supporting access to high-quality, affordable ECEC for all as well as concrete ideas to implement effective access to ECEC in Europe.

The event will be held in English. Further online events will be organised throughout the spring and autumn 2021 – stay tuned for more!


Watch the event live