Tahderiyyah Program

The Tahderiyyah program is another product of UNICEF and BDA’s collaborative efforts to reach children in the conflict-affected areas (CAAs) in Mindanao. It generally aims to facilitate easy access to quality Early Childhood Care and Development (ECCD) services and Basic Education to the CAAs.

The program was piloted in 2009 and now being implemented in three (300) hundred madaris across six (6) regions (Central Mindanao, Southern Mindanao, Ranaw, Zamboanga Peninsula, Zamboanga and Basilan, and Davao Region).

The Tahderiyyah Curriculum creatively blends Universal Values and the principles/science of early childhood care and development, (ECCD) supports the advocacy and mandates of the Education for All (EFA) and the Basic Education Sector Reform Agenda (BESRA) of DepEd.