Africa is not a museum: the ethics of encouraging new parenting practices in rural communities in low-income and middle-income countries

  title={Africa is not a museum: the ethics of encouraging new parenting practices in rural communities in low-income and middle-income countries},
  author={Ann M. Weber and Yatma Diop and Diane Gillespie and Lisy Ratsifandrihamanana and Gary L. Darmstadt},
  journal={BMJ Global Health},
The Nurturing Care Framework for Early Childhood Development urges stakeholders to implement strategies that help children worldwide achieve their developmental potential. Related programmes range from the WHO’s and UNICEF’s Care for Child Development intervention, implemented in 19 countries, to locally developed programmes, such as non-governmental organisation Tostan’s Reinforcement of Parental Practices in Senegal. However, some researchers argue that these programmes are unethical as they… 
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