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“Breastfeeding: A Winning Goal – For Life”

This year the World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action (WABA) celebrates 22 years of coordinating World Breastfeeding Week which takes place from 1st-7th August.

 

Here are the goals of this year’s World Breastfeeding Week:

 

wbw2014-objectives

 

The slogan for World Breastfeeding Week 2014 is BREASTFEEDING: A Winning Goal – for Life! Breastfeeding is linked to all the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). The WBW theme asserts the importance of increasing and sustaining the protection, promotion and support of breastfeeding – in the current MDGs countdown, the post 2015 agenda and beyond.

 

Protect, Promote and Support Breastfeeding: it is a vital Life-Saving Goal!

 

 

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Further Reading

27
Apr

Why Infant Reflux Matters Reviewed by Kathryn Downey PHN IBCLC

22
Apr

Liz Greene “Breastfeeding the Late Pre-Term Infant (LPTI)” Reviewed by Jenni Ashcroft

08
Apr

New Guidelines for IBCLC Certifying and Recertifying from 2020 and beyond