Resource Title

Watoto: children from around the world


This Watoto pack provides a starting point for pre-school and early years educators who want to help children explore the similarities and differences between their lives and the lives of other children around the world.

It includes 16 A3 colour photos, stories of five children from around the world (Bolivia, Columbia, the Philippines, Honduras and Kenya) background information and a music tape with songs and greetings from each of the countries.

Suggested use: To introduce the issue of diversity in early education settings.


Resource Details

  • Author: Trócaire
  • Publisher: Trócaire
  • Country of Publication: Ireland
  • Year: 2001
  • Page Count: 30


Available from:

Watoto can be purchased through Trócaire’s website for €30/£25 or by email or phone (01) 629 3333