The Minister for Children, Equality, Disability, Integration and Youth, Roderic O’Gorman, today, 5 August, announced he has appointed Stranmillis University College, Belfast, to undertake an independent review of the Early Childhood Care and Education (ECCE) Programme, in fulfilment of a commitment in ‘First 5: A Whole of Government Strategy for Babies, Young Children and their Families (2019-2028)’.