The family Ministry is negotiating since the beginning of February with the countries on the billion from the day-care centre act. Each country has to report how it intends to use its share for a better care of the children.
Only when all 16 agreements are, to flow according to the Ministry, the first money. Experts urge countries to invest primarily in quality rather than in contribution to freedom. A survey of the German press Agency had result of the year, however, is that many of the countries with the Federal government-want to abolish billion in the nursery fees, or lower.
“Good-Kita-law” since the beginning of the year. By the Federal government until 2022, around 5.5 billion euros will flow via a higher share of the VAT revenue to the country. How to use the money for the Kitas, you can decide for yourself – but you have to close contracts with the Federal government.
The Bertelsmann Stiftung calls for priority for child-friendly personnel and in-service training of educators. “However, Kita-fees must not be a barrier to Access,” said an expert Anette stone. Parents below the poverty risk limit should, therefore, be exempted entirely from contributions and additional fees for food and excursions. “All the rest of the parents should not financially continue to be involved, as long as the quality is still child-friendly,” Stein said of the German press Agency. A study by the Institute of German economy (IW) in Cologne, there are great differences in the fees: The clamping width is depending on the place of residence for several Hundred euros.