World Breastfeeding Week 2011

Pledges
Below are the pledges submited for WBW Events. If you are interested to find out more about the event, please contact the organiser directly by clicking on their name.

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1

  • Date of Event : 29 July
  • Name : Maureen Fltcher
    Organisation : Dot Dot's Little Shop
    Country : Brunei
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  • Activities :
    Brunei Breastfeeders club 1st get together.
    Expected number of participants : 40

2

  • Date of Event : 5 Augt
  • Name : Karen G.S. Swass
    Organisation : Taunton Attleboro WIC Program/Citizen for Citizens
    Country : USA
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  • Activities :
    Celebration of Parenthood.
    Expected number of participants : 250

3

  • Date of Event : 3 Augt
  • Name : Dra. Miriam Ribeiro
    Organisation : Maternity School of Vila Nova Cachoeirinha
    Country : Brazil
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  • Activities :
    Meeting for students and workers of health area about 3D breastfeeding .
    Expected number of participants : 100

4

  • Date of Event : 2-7 Augt
  • Name : Katrina Fuller
    Organisation : Natural Nesters
    Country : USA
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  • Activities :
    Breastfeeding class,Information booth,Online Breastfeeding photo contest
    Expected number of participants : 120

5

  • Date of Event : 1-7 Augt
  • Name : Sosamma K. Abraham
    Organisation : Al Baraha Hospital,Breastfeeding Committee member and Baby Friendly Coordinator
    Country : UAE
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  • Activities :
    Antenatal Breastfeeding Education
    Expected number of participants : 150

6

  • Date of Event : 28-May
  • Name : Beatriz Iglesias Uriarte
    Organisation : Izan Leike Elkartea
    Country : Spain
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  • Activities :
    Street workshop -information on breastfeeding
    Expected number of participants : 200

7

  • Date of Event : 26-Aug
  • Name : Dimari Rivera
    Organisation : Convencion de Madres Lactantes y Embarazadas del Sureste
    Country : Puerto Rico
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  • Activities :
    Taleres libres de costo y exhibiciones
    Expected number of participants : 300

8

  • Date of Event : 5 Augt
  • Name : Isis McKay
    Organisation : Women' Health Action Trust
    Country : New Zealand
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  • Activities :
    Nationwide Simiultaneous Breastfeeding .
    Expected number of participants : 2000

9

  • Date of Event : 6-Aug
  • Name : Dr. Jayant Vagha
    Organisation : BPNI Wardha Branch
    Country : India
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  • Activities :
    Communication knows no bar!.
    Expected number of participants : 100

10

  • Date of Event : 3-Aug
  • Name : Dr. Jayant Vagha
    Organisation : Department of Paediatrics
    Country : India
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  • Activities :
    Counselling Lactating mothers .
    Expected number of participants : 50

11

  • Date of Event : 2-Aug
  • Name : Dr. Jayant Vagha
    Organisation : I.A.P. Wardha Branch
    Country : India
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  • Activities :
    Pediatrician and Obstetricians day.
    Expected number of participants : 50

12

  • Date of Event : 5 Augt
  • Name : Stephanie MacDonald
    Organisation : Six Nations Health Services
    Country : Canada
  •  
  • Activities :
    BBQ and celebrations .
    Expected number of participants : 100

13

  • Date of Event : 2-Augt
  • Name : Lee Young-sook
    Organisation : The Korean Committee for UNICEF
    Country : South Korea
  •  
  • Activities :
    Poster Exhibition, Accreditation ceremony of Mother-Friendly Workplaces, special lecture on Breastfeeding.
    Expected number of participants : 300

14

  • Date of Event : 7-Augt
  • Name : Christine Kyarituha
    Organisation : Crista Medical Centre
    Country : Uganda
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  • Activities :
    Education/Information about Brestfeeding to pregnant and lactating mothers
    Expected number of participants : 100

15

  • Date of Event : 3-Augt
  • Name : Pennipa Chaiongkan
    Organisation : Saiyairak Club, Samitivej Hospital
    Country : Thailand
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  • Activities :
    Seminar/Booth Exhibition on Breastfeeding
    Expected number of participants : 100

16

17

  • Date of Event : 29-Jul
  • Name : Kim Whittington
    Organisation : Pueblo WIC Program
    Country : USA
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  • Activities :
    Breastfeeding Celebration
    Expected number of participants : 500

18

  • Date of Event : 1-7 Augt
  • Name : James Achanyi-Fontem
    Organisation : IBFAN Cameroon Link
    Country : Cameroon
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  • Activities :
    Field visits for initiation of BF proper positioning and attach. Lecture on importance of family and commuity role in supporting BF. Complementary feeding -Barriers and motivators
    Expected number of participants : 500

19

  • Date of Event : 13-Augt
  • Name : Jennifer Craig
    Organisation :LLL of Broomfield
    Country : USA
  •  
  • Activities :
    Free WBW walk and celebration
    Expected number of participants : 100

20

  • Date of Event : 5-Augt
  • Name : Fay Bosman
    Organisation : Clark Counrty Breastfeeding Coalition and Sea Mar WIC
    Country : USA
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  • Activities :
    Celebrate the joy of Breastfeeding with pregnant and current /past breastfeeding WIC families.
    Expected number of participants : 100

21

  • Date of Event : 6,7,13,14 Augt.
  • Name : Fay Bosman
    Organisation : Clark County Breastfeeding Coalition
    Country : USA
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  • Activities :
    Clark County Fair Breastfeeding Tent.
    Expected number of participants : 200

22

  • Date of Event : 6-Augt
  • Name : Cindy Curtis
    Organisation : Culpeper Regional Hospital-Family Birth Center
    Country : USA
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  • Activities :
    Family Birth Center's third annual Baby Fair, Tour the Family Birth Center.
    Expected number of participants : 200

23

  • Date of Event : 4 August
  • Name : Dr. Rajeev Bijalwan
    Organisation : Rural Development Institute
    Country : India
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  • Activities : Orientation of village panchayat member on breastfeeding practice

    Expected number of participants : 50

24

  • Date of Event : 8 August
  • Name : Esther Kimani
    Organisation : Fases Enterprises
    Country : Kenya
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  • Activities : Interactive meeting with working mothers on how to continue breastfeeding with the jobs.

    Expected number of participants : 25

25

  • Date of Event : 1 - 5 August
  • Name : Susana De Sousa
    Organisation : B.E.S.T.
    Country : UK
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  • Activities : Breastfeeding Awareness week An event open to health team and parents

    Expected number of participants : 150

26

  • Date of Event : 26 Jul7
  • Name : Katie Constantino
    Organisation : Catholics Charities WIC of Erie and Niagara County,NY
    Country : USA
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  • Activities : Celebrate breastfeeding by attenting a walk and followed by picnic

    Expected number of participants :

27

  • Date of Event : 7 August
  • Name : Dr. Elliot Berlin
    Organisation : Berlin Wellness Group
    Country : USA
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  • Activities : Breastfeeding Awareness Family Festival. With expert panel, fun activities for the entire family.

    Expected number of participants : 200

28

  • Date of Event : 6 August
  • Name : Eugenie White-Jackson
    Organisation : Antioch Baptist Church of Corona
    Country : USA
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  • Activities : All about Breastfeeding,games, information teaching and prizes

    Expected number of participants : 100

29

  • Date of Event : 1 - 8 August
  • Name : Moses Kyamakya
    Organisation : Ray of Hope Africa (RAHA)
    Country : Uganda
  •  
  • Activities : Breastfeeding for all-Street Walk Music Band.

    Expected number of participants : 500

30

  • Date of Event : 2 August
  • Name : Public Health Solution Neighborhood WIC Program
    Organisation : Public Health Solution Neighborhood WIC Program
    Country : USA
  •  
  • Activities : Breastfeeding facts, Games, Talks, Interactions

    Expected number of participants : 30

31

  • Date of Event : 30 July
  • Name : Cerise Bouchard
    Organisation : Mother Nurture
    Country : USA
  •  
  • Activities : Informational session, and celebrating 5th Anniversary

    Expected number of participants : 100

32

  • Date of Event : 24 August
  • Name : Nneoma Albert-Benson
    Organisation : BEFA Women and Child Care Foundation
    Country : Nigeria
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  • Activities : Rural sensitization of importance and benefits of breastfeeding and empowernment of mothers

    Expected number of participants : 50

33

  • Date of Event : 7 August
  • Name : Dragana Socanin
    Organisation : Serbian Parents Network (Udruzenje RODITELJ)
    Country : Serbia
  •  
  • Activities : Celebration emphasizing the importance of breastfeeding for both mother and child and the importance of breastfeeding support

    Expected number of participants : 300

34

  • Date of Event : 6 August
  • Name : Meena Sobsamai
    Organisation : ThaiBreastfeeding Center Foundation
    Country : Thailand
  •  
  • Activities : Mom&Baby's walk, Talk and Press. Thai Breastfeeding Digital Library

    Expected number of participants : 100

35

  • Date of Event : 2 - 3 June
  • Name : Daiva Sniukaite-Adner
    Organisation : PRADZIU PRADZIA
    Country : Lithuania
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  • Activities : Breastfeeding support Nature Camp, camp lectures, Interactions and information exchange

    Expected number of participants : 70

36

  • Date of Event : 3 August
  • Name : Tarisha Kapadia
    Organisation : General Hospital Nadiad
    Country : India
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  • Activities : Breastfeeding role play in maternity ward, for antenatal mothers exhibition for general public.

    Expected number of participants : 200

37

  • Date of Event : 1 - 7 August
  • Name : Els Flies
    Organisation : VBBB
    Country : Belgium
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  • Activities : Distribution of materials in Dutch in hospitals and other health facilities.

    Expected number of participants : 50

38

  • Date of Event : 1 - 31 August
  • Name : Aline Sudo
    Organisation : CREFONOI
    Country : Brazil
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  • Activities : Saude o seio da questao.Babe sarado mama no peito!

    Expected number of participants : 5000

39

  • Date of Event : 1 - 5 August
  • Name : Andrea Orona
    Organisation : New Mexico Breastfeeding Task Force
    Country : USA
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  • Activities : SPA Day,Games and Activities BBQ for children, Library day, and Children's play day.

    Expected number of participants : 30

40

  • Date of Event : 4 May
  • Name : Tereza Toma
    Organisation : IBFAN Brasil and Instituto de Saude
    Country : Brazil
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  • Activities : Distribution of WBW materials in Portuguese.

    Expected number of participants : 80

41

  • Date of Event : 6 August
  • Name : Leidiani Sabrina Vomieiro Pires
    Organisation : Hospital Paulo Sacramento
    Country : Brazil
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  • Activities : Semana Mundial de Aleitamento Materno

    Expected number of participants : 3,000

42

  • Date of Event : 1 - 7 August
  • Name : Amirhossein Yarparvar
    Organisation : UNICEF
    Country : Iran
  •  
  • Activities : Exhibitionof IEC materials for breastfeeding.

    Expected number of participants : 5,000

43

  • Date of Event : 16 August
  • Name : Rosangela Gomes dos Santos
    Organisation : Hospital Regional Sul e os hospitais Amigos da Crianca da Regiao Sul De Sao Paulo Capital
    Country : Brazil
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  • Activities :
    VII encontro de aleitamento materno Da Regiao sul do Municipio.
    Expected number of participants : 100

44

  • Date of Event : 19 August
  • Name : Linda Anderegg
    Organisation : Joliet Alliance of Breastfeeding Advocates
    Country : USA
  •  
  • Activities :
    Breastfeeding Conference with Lisa Marasco and Dr. Anne Eglash.
    Expected number of participants : 100

45

  • Date of Event : 25 June
  • Name : Gemma Cash
    Organisation : Bosom Buddies Mid Essex Breastfeeding Initiative
    Country : UK
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  • Activities :
    Summer picnic-and information session with activities for familes from pregnancy to those with babies-All those interested in breastfeeding.
    Expected number of participants : 200

46

  • Date of Event : 1, 5, 7, October
  • Name : Heather Campbell
    Organisation : Breastfeeding Action and Awareness Committee, Vancouver Coastal Health-Richmond
    Country : Canada
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  • Activities :
    Talk to me about breastfeeding-share experience of breastfeeding at Baby Cafes.
    Expected number of participants : 100

47

  • Date of Event : 18 - 20 August
  • Name : Veronica Smith
    Organisation : Freedom Institute Economics, Social Justice and People Empowerment
    Country : USA
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  • Activities :
    Fun Filled Activities.
    Expected number of participants : 3,000

48

  • Date of Event : 2 - 4 August
  • Name : Graciela Hess
    Organisation : Hospital Medica Sur
    Country : Mexico
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  • Activities :
    Tratando diferentes aspectos de la alimentacion al seno meterno. Copnfereciasdurante la manana.
    Expected number of participants : 70

49

  • Date of Event : 1, 5 August
  • Name : Claudia Gondim Da Silva
    Organisation : Hospital Modela-Intermedica de celebrar a
    Country : Brazil
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  • Activities :
    Fun and educational activities.
    Expected number of participants : 100

50

  • Date of Event : 4 August
  • Name : Amanda Jackson
    Organisation : City of St Joseph Health Department WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselors
    Country : USA
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  • Activities :
    Read proclamation and walk around kid's trail. Open communication about breastfeeding and local support.
    Expected number of participants : 20

51

  • Date of Event : 1 - 7 August
  • Name : Alexandra Bento
    Organisation : Portuguese Asociation of Nutritionists
    Country : Portugal
  •  
  • Activities :
    Book mark with information of breastfeeding distributed to all mothers and pregnant women at the maternity hospital. Obstetric service in general hospital during WBW .
    Expected number of participants : 3,000

52

  • Date of Event : 3 August
  • Name : Jill Rogers
    Organisation : Breastfeeding Coalition of Dutches County
    Country : USA
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  • Activities :
    Walk, Luncheon, door prizes.
    Expected number of participants : 200

53

  • Date of Event : August
  • Name : Kelly Malca
    Organisation : Essalud-Lambayeque
    Country : Peru
  •  
  • Activities :
    Concurso Nino Mamon.
    Expected number of participants : 50

54

  • Date of Event : 28 August
  • Name : Rosane Valeria Viana Fonseca Rito
    Organisation : -
    Country : Brazil
  •  
  • Activities :
    1 Semana Do Bebe Carioca-Mobilizacao Popular.
    Expected number of participants : 5,000

55

  • Date of Event : 23 August
  • Name : Rosane Valeria Viana Fonseca Rito
    Organisation : -
    Country : Brazil
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  • Activities :
    1 Semana Do Bebe Carioca- evento Cientifico.
    Expected number of participants : 300

56

  • Date of Event : 2, 5, August
  • Name : Ma. Evelyn Lascina
    Organisation : Lower Bicutan Health Center Staff in Partnership with Mahal Kita Kaibigan Inc
    Country : Phillipines
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  • Activities :
    Peer counselling of mothers with breastfeeding difficulties.
    Expected number of participants : 100

57

  • Date of Event : 3, 8 August
  • Name : Mabel De Andres
    Organisation : Asociacion En Defensa De La Vida Humana Adevida
    Country : Spain
  •  
  • Activities :
    Adevida Con La Lactancia.
    Expected number of participants : 120

58

  • Date of Event : 5 August
  • Name : Kendra Milligan
    Organisation : Southwest New Mexico Breastfeeding Council
    Country : USA
  •  
  • Activities :
    Mom and Baby Contest.
    Expected number of participants : 150

59

  • Date of Event : 1 - 7 August
  • Name : Clery Gallacci
    Organisation : Grupo de Maternidades Santa Joana
    Country : Brazil
  •  
  • Activities :
    Workshop focused on women open to public.
    Expected number of participants : 350

60

  • Date of Event : 1 - 7 August
  • Name : Andrade Regina Andrade
    Organisation : Sociedade Beneficente Israelita Albert Einstein
    Country : Brazil
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  • Activities :
    Informative programme, display of banner with pictures of employees who breastfed,lunch.
    Expected number of participants : 100

61

  • Date of Event : 4 - 8 Jul
  • Name : Linda Arturo Delgado
    Organisation : Hospital Gineco Obstetrico Isidro Ayora de Quito, Ecuador
    Country : Ecuador
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  • Activities :
    Curso Taller de Capacitacion del Servicio de Neonatologia.
    Expected number of participants : 120

62

  • Date of Event : 7 August
  • Name : Ksenia Solovey
    Organisation : Breastfeeding Support Group "Milky Rivers"
    Country : Ukraine
  •  
  • Activities :
    Breastfeeding for healthy future generations .
    Expected number of participants : 1,000

63

  • Date of Event : 9 July
  • Name : Nadrah Arfizah Arifin
    Organisation : Jabatan Kesihatan Negeri Perak/ Perak Health Authority
    Country : Malaysia
  •  
  • Activities :
    Forum-Communication in Breastfeeding, Colouring Contest.
    Expected number of participants : 200

64

  • Date of Event : 2 - 7 August
  • Name : Miriam Wood
    Organisation : Health Alliance of the Hudson Valley/ Breastfeeding Initiative of Ulster Co
    Country : USA
  •  
  • Activities :
    Rock and Rest Tent, and breastfeeding support.
    Expected number of participants : 20

65

  • Date of Event : 6 August
  • Name : Georgia Crowhurst
    Organisation : Tomball Regional Medical Center
    Country : USA
  •  
  • Activities :
    World Breastfeeding Tea talk -by IBCLCs and guest speakers to community in support of increasing breastfeeding rates and door prozes given..
    Expected number of participants : 150

66

  • Date of Event : 6 August
  • Name : Renuka Manjunath
    Organisation : Department of Community Medicine JSS Medical College Mysore
    Country : India
  •  
  • Activities :
    Breastfeeding promotion among tribal women-mysore district-Skit play, Awarness sessions,Interactive sessions.
    Expected number of participants : 200

67

  • Date of Event : 5,6,7 Aug
  • Name : Cielymar Gonzalez
    Organisation : La Liga De La Leche de Aguadilla
    Country : Puerto Rico
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  • Activities :
    Seman Mundial de la Lactancia Meterna 2011-Communicate! Tendremos Charlas,. Mesa de informacion y grupos de apayo.
    Expected number of participants : 100

68

  • Date of Event : 19 August
  • Name : Miriam Wood
    Organisation : UC Healthy Start, Institute for Family Health,Breastfeeding Initiative of Ulster Co
    Country : USA
  •  
  • Activities :
    Games,Talks & Breastfeeding in Academy Green Park.
    Expected number of participants : 40

69

  • Date of Event : 1 - 5 Aug
  • Name : Sheetal Chhaya
    Organisation : Dhiraj General Hospital, Sumandeep Vidyapeeth Vadodara
    Country : India
  •  
  • Activities :
    Communication within and beyond boundaries-Street plays, Quiz poster competition.
    Expected number of participants : 500

70

  • Date of Event : 6 August
  • Name : Shannon Perez
    Organisation : Louisville Mother's Milk Club
    Country : USA
  •  
  • Activities :
    Picnic with breastfeeding community.
    Expected number of participants : 50

71

  • Date of Event : 1 - 8 Aug
  • Name : Karen Settembre
    Organisation : St. Mary's Medical Center
    Country : USA
  •  
  • Activities :
    Educational Events -Lactation Communications-breastfeeding friendly quotes,quiz,gifts .
    Expected number of participants : 150

72

  • Date of Event : 30 Jul, 6 Aug
  • Name : Alfredo Alberto Trama
    Organisation : Aun es Tiempo de Crecer
    Country : Argentina
  •  
  • Activities :
    Radio Program online live.
    Expected number of participants : 40,000

73

  • Date of Event : 4 Aug
  • Name : Celine Malanum
    Organisation : Breastfeeding Task Force of Greater Los Angeles
    Country : USA
  •  
  • Activities :
    An Open Mic Night -Celebrating by sharing your stories and connecting with breastfeeding community.
    Expected number of participants : 50

74

  • Date of Event : 5 Aug
  • Name : Dawn Kersula
    Organisation : Brattleboro, VT Breastfeeding Coalition
    Country : USA
  •  
  • Activities :
    9th Annual Art of Breastfeeding Show - photos on display.
    Expected number of participants : 500

75

  • Date of Event : 4 Dec
  • Name : Ana Cristina Freitas
    Organisation : Associacao Brasileira de Profissionais de Bancos de Leite Humano Universidade Federal de Sao Paulo
    Country : Brazil
  •  
  • Activities :
    IV Congresso Paulista De Bancos De Leite Humano XIV Encontro Paulista De Aleitamento Materno.
    Expected number of participants : 700

76

  • Date of Event : 3 Aug
  • Name : Myesha Tarrant
    Organisation : BJK People's Health Center
    Country : USA
  •  
  • Activities :
    Talk to me about breastfeeding -games prizes and guest speakers.
    Expected number of participants : 100

77

  • Date of Event : 1 Aug
  • Name : Ashweeni Lata
    Organisation : Sigatoka Breastfeeding Committee
    Country : Fiji
  •  
  • Activities :
    Procession with banner on the theme by school kids, health care staff, and general public.Video shows, food demo and poster competition..
    Expected number of participants : 100

78

  • Date of Event : 5 Aug
  • Name : Helen Tchong
    Organisation : Alola Australia
    Country : Australia
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  • Activities :
    Mother Unite for East Timor- Spread awareness whilst celebrating the joys and challenges of breastfeeding.
    Expected number of participants : 200

79

  • Date of Event : 16 Jul
  • Name : Nor Kamariah Mohamad Alwi
    Organisation : SusuIbu.com, MBFPC and MPSJ
    Country : Malaysia
  •  
  • Activities :
    Informative programme-raising awarness on breastfeeding and fashion show.
    Expected number of participants : 120

80

  • Date of Event : 2 Aug
  • Name : Rodrigo Cesar de Oliveira Carvalho
    Organisation : Acalmma (Acoes Cooperativas em Apoio ao Leite Materno, a Mulher e a Amamentacao
    Country : Brazil
  •  
  • Activities :
    Campanha de incentivo ao aleitamento materno com a Maratona do Peito, Mostra Cooperative Pro-Aleitamento e Minicursos.
    Expected number of participants : 200

81

  • Date of Event : 1, 5 Aug
  • Name : Dr. Abhay Mane
    Organisation : Department of Community Medicine Navodaya Medical College, Raichur,Karnataka
    Country : India
  •  
  • Activities :
    Rangoli Competition, Mother Support Group (MSG) Launch .
    Expected number of participants : 600

82

  • Date of Event : 4, 5 Aug
  • Name : Patricia Muller
    Organisation : Hospital de Sapiranga
    Country : Brazil
  •  
  • Activities :
    Palestras e dinamicas sobre a importancia do aleitamento materno.
    Expected number of participants : 30

83

  • Date of Event : 6 Aug
  • Name : Gina Yong
    Organisation : The Breastfeeding Advocates Network,Mummies Connect Everyday Here & Fabulous Mom
    Country : Malaysia
  •  
  • Activities :
    Breastfeeding Talk.
    Expected number of participants : 50

84

  • Date of Event : Jul - Aug
  • Name : Fay Bosman
    Organisation : Clark County Breastfeeding Coalition
    Country : USA
  •  
  • Activities :
    Beach Billboards- with Breastfeeding promotional slogans.
    Expected number of participants : 2,000

85

  • Date of Event : 6 Aug
  • Name : Joan Brickhouse
    Organisation : Family Health and Birth Center
    Country : USA
  •  
  • Activities :
    The Spaghetti and Spades Tournament -Benefits of breastfeeding.
    Expected number of participants : 40

86

  • Date of Event : 2 Aug
  • Name : Joan Brickhouse
    Organisation : Family Health and Birth Center
    Country : USA
  •  
  • Activities :
    Yoga and Massage for you and baby. For renewal and relaxation.
    Expected number of participants : 40

87

  • Date of Event : 5 Aug
  • Name : Joan Brickhouse
    Organisation : Family Health and Birth Center
    Country : USA
  •  
  • Activities :
    Educate and raise awareness of breastfeeding to teen and young adults together with dancing, entertainment and good food.
    Expected number of participants : 60

88

  • Date of Event : 3 Aug
  • Name : Connie Rico
    Organisation : Methodist Dallas Medical Center
    Country : USA
  •  
  • Activities :
    Talk to Me.
    Expected number of participants : 40

89

  • Date of Event : 2 - 8 Aug
  • Name : Holly Robinson
    Organisation : LLL Gateway Area (St. Louis and surrounding)
    Country : USA
  •  
  • Activities :
    Fun Family events. Parenting seminar.
    Expected number of participants : 200

90

  • Date of Event : 2 - 3 Aug
  • Name : Dr. Abhay Mane
    Organisation : Navodaya Medical College
    Country : India
  •  
  • Activities :
    Rongoli Competition. Talk on breastfeeding.
    Expected number of participants : 150

91

  • Date of Event : 6 Aug
  • Name : Esther Gillett
    Organisation : Central Ohio Breastfeeding Coalition
    Country : USA
  •  
  • Activities :
    Displays children's activities,raffle drawing.
    Expected number of participants : 150

92

  • Date of Event : 4 Aug
  • Name : Dana Clark
    Organisation : From the Roots Holistic
    Country : Canada
  •  
  • Activities :
    Workshop for expectant mothers, family members,on benefits of breastfeeding,proper latching .
    Expected number of participants : 10

93

  • Date of Event : 1 Aug
  • Name : Irina Ryukhova
    Organisation : Natural Feeding Consultant Association of Russia
    Country : Russia
  •  
  • Activities :
    Summer picnic-with breastfeeding wave and information..
    Expected number of participants : 40

94

  • Date of Event : 3 - 5 Aug
  • Name : Irina Ryukhova
    Organisation : Natural Feeding Consultant Association of Russia
    Country : Russia
  •  
  • Activities :
    Free breastfeeding seminar.
    Expected number of participants : 30

95

  • Date of Event : 1 - 2 Aug
  • Name : Ludmila Remezova
    Organisation : Family Club "Mama-Koala"
    Country : Russia
  •  
  • Activities :
    On-line quiz on breastfeeding .
    Expected number of participants : 20

96

  • Date of Event : 5 Aug
  • Name : Ludmila Remezova
    Organisation : Family Club "Mama-Koala"
    Country : Russia
  •  
  • Activities :
    Sling race - using sling and wraps .
    Expected number of participants : 20

97

  • Date of Event : 1 - 12 Aug
  • Name : Ludmila Remezova
    Organisation : Family Club "Mama-Koala"
    Country : Russia
  •  
  • Activities :
    On-line Photo Contest for breastfeeding women .
    Expected number of participants : 20

98

  • Date of Event : 1 - 12 Aug
  • Name : Ludmila Remezova
    Organisation : Family Club "Mama-Koala"
    Country : Russia
  •  
  • Activities :
    Breastfeeding talk to pregnant and lactating mothers.
    Expected number of participants : 30

99

  • Date of Event : 30 Jul
  • Name : Robin Hayter
    Organisation : Healthy Mother Breastfeeding Network
    Country : USA
  •  
  • Activities :
    Breastfeeding kick off party -support group meeting.
    Expected number of participants : 25

100

  • Date of Event : 2 Aug
  • Name : Abraham Arthur
    Organisation : Health Promotion Watch Ghana
    Country : Ghana
  •  
  • Activities :
    Breastfeeding Café -provides help and advice to mothers on breastfeeding.
    Expected number of participants : 100

101

  • Date of Event : 5 Aug
  • Name : Kristin Lock
    Organisation :St. George/Sutherland Hospitals and Health Services
    Country : Australia
  •  
  • Activities :
    Free educational evening for local health professional..
    Expected number of participants : 40

102

  • Date of Event : 1 - 7 Aug
  • Name : Rekha Sudarsan
    Organisation : Progeny
    Country : India
  •  
  • Activities :
    Workshops for nurses and mothers promoting breastfeeding. Food counters and video on breastfeeding at waiting lounge.
    Expected number of participants : 100

103

  • Date of Event : 2 Sep
  • Name : Ekaterina Zaets
    Organisation : Non-Profit Organization "Breastfeeding Support Center"
    Country : Russia
  •  
  • Activities :
    Video manual -free distribution to new mums. Baby Shower, Photo Show. TV Show appearance,awards..
    Expected number of participants : 1,000

104

  • Date of Event : 1 - 5 Aug
  • Name : Maria Nereida Panichi
    Organisation : Grupo de Apoio ao Aleitamento Materno Exclusivo
    Country : Brazil
  •  
  • Activities :
    Comemorativo do Aniversrio da cidade. Viva Buru Orientacao do Aleitamento Materno Shantala : massagem para bebes.
    Expected number of participants : 500

105

  • Date of Event : 3 - 5 Aug
  • Name : Neli Nacheva
    Organisation :
    Country : Bulgaria
  •  
  • Activities :
    Lecture,seminar, discussion about breastfeeding .
    Expected number of participants : 50

106

  • Date of Event : 5 Aug
  • Name : Elle Pryce
    Organisation : Mothers supporting Extended Breastfeeding post 18 months
    Country : Australia
  •  
  • Activities :
    Breastfeeding and nurse children freely in public.
    Expected number of participants : 100

107

  • Date of Event : 4 Aug
  • Name : Anuradha Karanam
    Organisation : Department of Home Science,Sri Venkateswara University,Tirupati
    Country : India
  •  
  • Activities :
    Food Science and Nutrition education at the maternity hospital.
    Expected number of participants : 500

108

  • Date of Event : 1 - 5 Aug
  • Name : Regicely Ferreira
    Organisation : Centro De Incentivo E Apoio Ao Aleitamento Materno-CIAAMA
    Country : Brazil
  •  
  • Activities :
    Breastfeeding Celebrations in Health Centers.
    Expected number of participants : 300

109

  • Date of Event : 1 Aug
  • Name : Paula Andrea Henao Mejia
    Organisation : Programa Madre Canguro Integral-Madellin
    Country : Colombia
  •  
  • Activities :
    Entrega de diplomas, Capacitacion en alimentacion complementaria.
    Expected number of participants : 130

110

  • Date of Event : 1 - 31 Aug
  • Name : Tomader Abdalrhman
    Organisation : State Nutrition Program Ministry of Health
    Country : Sudan
  •  
  • Activities :
    Fun Filled Activities .
    Expected number of participants : 2,000

111

  • Date of Event : 10 Aug
  • Name : Maha Al Fareed
    Organisation : Al Awjam PHCC
    Country : Saudi Arabia
  •  
  • Activities :
    Worldbreastfeeding week celebrations.
    Expected number of participants : 200

112

  • Date of Event : 6 Aug
  • Name : Jacky Souders
    Organisation : Mummies Nummies
    Country : USA
  •  
  • Activities :
    Cartersville Big Latch On.
    Expected number of participants : 50

113

  • Date of Event : 1 - 7 Aug
  • Name : Kelly Phipps
    Organisation : Natural Resources
    Country : USA
  •  
  • Activities :
    Free Breastfeeding classes and consultations, discounts.
    Expected number of participants : 50

114

  • Date of Event : 4 Aug
  • Name : Bethsarim van Koestsveld
    Organisation :Arawak Mums
    Country : Aruba
  •  
  • Activities :
    Beachside gathering bringing awareness and sharing to local mothers.
    Expected number of participants : 10

115

  • Date of Event : 28 Jul
  • Name : Julie Demoracski
    Organisation : Family Health Center of Worcester
    Country : USA
  •  
  • Activities :
    Celebrate the joy of breastfeeeding -information sharing and participation in activities..
    Expected number of participants : 100

116

  • Date of Event : 2 Aug
  • Name : Chasity Newton
    Organisation : WIC/Breastfeeding Staff
    Country : USA
  •  
  • Activities :
    Celebrations with door prizes, food games and guest speakers on breastfeeding issues..
    Expected number of participants : 35

117

  • Date of Event : 1 Aug
  • Name : Rachel Hall
    Organisation : Australian Breastfeeding Association Lower Blue Mountains Group
    Country : Australia
  •  
  • Activities :
    Tea with Early Childhood nurses exchange ideas, share resources..
    Expected number of participants : 15

118

  • Date of Event : 2 Aug
  • Name : Rachel Hall
    Organisation : Australian Breastfeeding Association Lower Blue Mountains Group
    Country : Australia
  •  
  • Activities :
    Coffee morning with Artworkshop with breastfeeding theme..
    Expected number of participants : 15

119

  • Date of Event : 3 Aug
  • Name : Lilla Bodrogi
    Organisation : Support Group for Breastfeeding Godollo
    Country : Hungary
  •  
  • Activities :
    Fun Filled Activities.
    Expected number of participants : 30

120

  • Date of Event : 1 - 7 Aug
  • Name : Abbe Spencer
    Organisation : Early Childhood Health Service
    Country : Australia
  •  
  • Activities :
    Afternoon tea with discussion on breastfeeding -providing awareness and support for BF.
    Expected number of participants : 50

121

  • Date of Event : 1 Aug
  • Name : Mirta Elena Machuca
    Organisation : Equipo de Salud del Centro
    Country : Argentina
  •  
  • Activities :
    Ademas el resto del mes se realizaron otras actividades con las encuelas de la zona .
    Expected number of participants : 80

122

  • Date of Event : 16, 23 Oct
  • Name : Nicole Lartigue
    Organisation : Coodination Francaise de I'Allaitement Maternel
    Country : France
  •  
  • Activities :
    Repertorier les actions sur toute la France pendant la semaine mondiale de l'allaitement maternel .
    Expected number of participants : 100

123

  • Date of Event : 5 Aug
  • Name : Mirisa Lilian Drexler
    Organisation : Nueve Lunas
    Country : Argentina
  •  
  • Activities :
    Proyession del Video: "Restaurar el paradigma original"del Dr. Nil Bergman y posterior debate.
    Expected number of participants : 15

124

  • Date of Event : 30 Jul
  • Name : Vijaya Krishnan
    Organisation : Healthy Mother Wellness & Care
    Country : India
  •  
  • Activities :
    A support group to share and help breastfeeding issues .
    Expected number of participants : 30

125

  • Date of Event : 1 - 31 Aug
  • Name : Alejandra Mercado
    Organisation : Comision Provincial de Lactancia Materna
    Country : Argentina
  •  
  • Activities :
    Concurso de fotografia amateur d LM organizado por la Comision.Provinbcial de Lactancia Materna y la Subsecretaria de Salud .
    Expected number of participants : 100

126

  • Date of Event : 3 Aug
  • Name : Marisa Lilian Drexler
    Organisation : Nueve Lunas
    Country : Argentina
  •  
  • Activities :
    Charla/Taller sobre los diferentes mitos de a Lactancia Materna Comparttiremos experiencias de las participantes.
    Expected number of participants : 15

127

  • Date of Event : 3 Aug
  • Name : Maria Lisette Jacobsen
    Organisation : Foraeldre og Foedsel
    Country : Denmark
  •  
  • Activities :
    Garhering at café.
    Expected number of participants : 100

128

  • Date of Event : 1 Aug
  • Name : Viviane Borges
    Organisation : Hospital Bom Samaritano-Gov. Valadares
    Country : Brazil
  •  
  • Activities :
    II Semana Mundial em Aleitamento Materno .
    Expected number of participants : 300

129

  • Date of Event : 2 Aug
  • Name : Brea Loewit
    Organisation : Robinson Memorial Hospital
    Country : USA
  •  
  • Activities :
    Brestfeeding education update for nurses, breastfeeding and workplace event. with local WIC .
    Expected number of participants : 50

130

  • Date of Event : 1 - 7 Aug
  • Name : Lizette Barranco
    Organisation : La Liga De La Leche De Ponce
    Country : USA
  •  
  • Activities :
    An Information Booth celebrating worldwide Breastfeeding week.Handout of materials and walk in breastfeeding clinics .
    Expected number of participants : 1,000

131

  • Date of Event : 3 - 6 Aug
  • Name : Morella Contreras Ruvinskis
    Organisation : Mammalia: Centro de Apoyo a la Gestacion, el Parto Nacimiento,Amamantamiento y Lactancia
    Country : Chile
  •  
  • Activities :
    Public Fair ,on breastfeeding and launch of Breastfeeding Monitor Program .
    Expected number of participants : 400

132

  • Date of Event : 2 Aug
  • Name : Julie Kentish
    Organisation : Australian Breastfeeding Association
    Country : Australia
  •  
  • Activities :
    Gathering and promotion of breastfeeding .
    Expected number of participants : 8

133

  • Date of Event : 1 - 6 Aug
  • Name : Manish Rana
    Organisation : Dept. of Community Medicine, SRM Medical College, Hospital & Research Centre
    Country : India
  •  
  • Activities :
    Breastfeeding awareness to young mothers .
    Expected number of participants : 250

134

  • Date of Event : 30 Jul
  • Name : Michelle Arguello
    Organisation : Grupo de Apoyo a la Lactancia y Maternidad
    Country : Ecuador
  •  
  • Activities :
    Performance on breastfeeding . Distribution of materials .
    Expected number of participants : 50

135

  • Date of Event : -
  • Name : Janelle Webb
    Organisation : Clinica Sierra Vista
    Country : USA
  •  
  • Activities :
    Event WIC staff bring awareness on the benefits of breastfeeding to community of Bakersfied .
    Expected number of participants : 100

136

  • Date of Event : 2, 5 Aug
  • Name : Erin Torres
    Organisation : Pima County WIC
    Country : USA
  •  
  • Activities :
    Information sharing and launching of new peer counselors group .
    Expected number of participants : 50

137

  • Date of Event : 1 - 5 Aug
  • Name : Ihac Hospital Minical Universitario De Sao Bernardo Do Campo
    Organisation : Iniciativa Hospital Amigo Da Crianca Do Hospital Municipal Universitario De Sao Bernardo Do Campo
    Country : Brazil
  •  
  • Activities :
    Abertura Oficial d Samana da Amamentacao - Mesa Redonda -Alimentacao do lactente e seu contexto social desafios a serem enfrentados. .
    Expected number of participants : 500

138

  • Date of Event : 4 Aug
  • Name : Karen Horovitz
    Organisation : Australian Breastfeeding Association-Mid North Shore Group NSW
    Country : Australia
  •  
  • Activities : Handing free cupcakes balloons and information in local hospitals
    .
    Expected number of participants : 10

139

  • Date of Event : 7 Aug
  • Name : Kathy Houng
    Organisation : WABA & Penang MMPS
    Country : Malaysia
  •  
  • Activities :
    Dance to raise awareness on breastfeeding.
    Expected number of participants : 200

140

  • Date of Event : 1 - 7 Aug
  • Name : Lydia Adams
    Organisation : Temple University Hospital
    Country : USA
  •  
  • Activities :
    Information sharing on breastfeeding .
    Expected number of participants : 50

141

  • Date of Event : 1 - 7 Aug
  • Name : Apurba Roychowdhury
    Organisation : Chuapur Welfare Society
    Country : India
  •  
  • Activities :
    Seminar, training program .
    Expected number of participants : 2,000

142

  • Date of Event : 5 Aug
  • Name : Sandra Ramirez
    Organisation : Liga de La Leche Argentina Filial Mar del Plata
    Country : Argentina
  •  
  • Activities :
    Charla "Mitos que afectan la Lactancia" .
    Expected number of participants : 40

143

  • Date of Event : 1 - 7 Aug
  • Name : Claudia Martinez Salinas
    Organisation : Alergias Alimentarias y Otros Padecimeintos
    Country : Mexico
  •  
  • Activities :
    Facts of breastfeeding on facebook .
    Expected number of participants : 800

144

  • Date of Event : 4 Aug
  • Name : Sandra Gram-Hansen
    Organisation : Foraeldre og Foedsel
    Country : Denmark
  •  
  • Activities :
    Celebration at the local library .
    Expected number of participants : 100

145

  • Date of Event : 1 - 7 Aug
  • Name : Evelyn Casuga
    Organisation : Mahal Kita Kaibigan Inc.
    Country : Phillipines
  •  
  • Activities :
    Session with working mothers at Urban Poor .
    Expected number of participants : 20

146

  • Date of Event : 1 - 9 Aug
  • Name : Sharifah Nurul
    Organisation : Persatuan Penyokong Penyusuan Susu Ibu Negeri Terengganu
    Country : Malaysia
  •  
  • Activities :
    Majlis berbuka puasa and seminar penyusuan susu ibu .
    Expected number of participants : 100

147

  • Date of Event : 6 Aug
  • Name : Mapha Ctahkoba
    Organisation : La Leche League Bulgaria
    Country : Bulgaria
  •  
  • Activities :
    WBW celebrations .
    Expected number of participants : 100

148

  • Date of Event : 2 - 3 Aug
  • Name : Bianca Balassiano Najm
    Organisation : Posso Amamentar
    Country : Brazil
  •  
  • Activities :
    Mother to mother virtual meeting .
    Expected number of participants : 100

149

  • Date of Event : 8 Aug
  • Name : Aurora Phillips
    Organisation : Arizona Breastfeeding Coalition- Northern region
    Country : USA
  •  
  • Activities :
    Lecture by Jack Newman, Screening of breastfeeding politics film.
    Expected number of participants : 100

150

  • Date of Event : 5 Aug
  • Name : Amanda McCormack
    Organisation : Child and Family Health Centre Broken Hill
    Country : Australia
  •  
  • Activities :
    Gathering and morning tea with parenting group. Run by child and family health and maternity services .
    Expected number of participants : 20

151

  • Date of Event : 1 - 7 Aug
  • Name : Elba Sanchez
    Organisation : Comision Provincial De Lactancia Materna
    Country : Argentina
  •  
  • Activities :
    Jornadas Educativas Lactancia Materna .
    Expected number of participants : 2,000

152

  • Date of Event : 7 Aug
  • Name : Teodora Catinas
    Organisation : Burtica Mea
    Country : Romania
  •  
  • Activities :
    Free Educational Evening about breastfeeding .
    Expected number of participants : 20

153

  • Date of Event : 1 Aug
  • Name : Stacy Repkin
    Organisation : 300 Noble Circle
    Country : USA
  •  
  • Activities :
    Pre-release of bilingual children's book -Mommy breastfeeds my baby brother .
    Expected number of participants : 1,000

154

  • Date of Event : 30 Jul
  • Name : Ana Acosts
    Organisation : Grupo Maternidad y Lactancia
    Country : Argentina
  •  
  • Activities :
    Fun Filled Activities, distribution of materials .
    Expected number of participants : 100

155

  • Date of Event : 4 Aug
  • Name : Sheila Darling
    Organisation : Little Darlings, Inc
    Country : USA
  •  
  • Activities :
    Nurse In .
    Expected number of participants : 20

156

  • Date of Event : 4 , 6 Aug
  • Name : Elisabeth Gavilan
    Organisation : La Liga De La Leche Materna del Paraquay
    Country : Paraquay
  •  
  • Activities :
    Dissussion and information stalls on breastfeeding .
    Expected number of participants : 50

157

  • Date of Event : 2 - 4 Aug
  • Name : Gisella Victoria
    Organisation : CECOSF Las Palmas Chilenas
    Country : Chile
  •  
  • Activities :
    Sharing and testimony of breastfeeding and signature of commitment. Activities for breasfeeding babies .
    Expected number of participants : 400

158

  • Date of Event : 6 Aug
  • Name : D Lee
    Organisation : MMPS
    Country : Malaysia
  •  
  • Activities :
    simultaneous breastfeeding .
    Expected number of participants : 100

159

  • Date of Event : 1 - 7 Aug
  • Name : A. Muthuswami
    Organisation : Rotary Club of Caimbatore Spectrum,Inner Wheel Districts 298,303 320 and BPNI
    Country : India
  •  
  • Activities :
    motivating participation in breastfeeding .
    Expected number of participants : 2,000

160

  • Date of Event : 1 - 7 Aug, 1 - 31 Oct
  • Name : Miriam Labbok
    Organisation : Carolina Global Breastfeeding Institute
    Country : USA
  •  
  • Activities :
    USBC WBW Task Force events, CGBI and the BIG PINK BUS .
    Expected number of participants : 100

161

  • Date of Event : 3 Aug
  • Name : Veronica Gomez
    Organisation : Ghana Health Service/Ghana Infant Nutrition Action Network (Ginan)
    Country : Ghana
  •  
  • Activities :
    Youth and students to attend gathering. T-Shirts, wrist bnds brouchures distribution.
    Expected number of participants : 300

162

  • Date of Event : 2 Aug
  • Name : Nilesh Kumbhare
    Organisation : Indiana Medical Association Saoner Branch.
    Country : India
  •  
  • Activities :
    Importance of breastfeeding and benefits.
    Expected number of participants : 100

163

  • Date of Event : 24 Sep
  • Name : Monik St. Pierre
    Organisation : Breastfeeding Community groups in Quebec City
    Country : Canada
  •  
  • Activities :
    Celebrate breastfeeding -games for children-conference .
    Expected number of participants : 1,000

164

  • Date of Event : 13 Jul, 20,27 Aug
  • Name : Anna Liza Villanueva
    Organisation :Breastfeeding Support Group
    Country : Philippines
  •  
  • Activities :
    lecture about breastfeeding monitor and councill mothers .
    Expected number of participants : 30

165

  • Date of Event : 29 Jul - 2 Aug
  • Name : Milan Stanojevic
    Organisation : Clinical Hospital Sv. Duh. Department of Obstetrics and Gyneocology Medical School University of Zagreb
    Country : Croatia
  •  
  • Activities :
    Press Conference , Materials display and communication with mothers about breastfeeding .
    Expected number of participants : 40

166

  • Date of Event : 13 Aug
  • Name : Buding Aquino-Dee
    Organisation : L.A.T.C.H.
    Country : Phillipines
  •  
  • Activities :
    Free Breastfeeding Class, Onsite Counselling .
    Expected number of participants : 200

167

  • Date of Event : 2 - 6 Aug
  • Name : Dra Marta Baeiro & Dra Ana Gabriela Colombo
    Organisation : Comite de Lactancia Materna Hospital Cruz Roja Paraguaya
    Country : Paraquay
  •  
  • Activities :
    Interactive Talk with students Support Groups of mothers sharing information .
    Expected number of participants : 450

168

  • Date of Event : 7 Aug
  • Name : Giridhar Seethy
    Organisation : Neolife Children Hospital
    Country : India
  •  
  • Activities :
    Initiate breastfeeding first hr .
    Expected number of participants : 35

169

  • Date of Event : 31 Jul, 3 Aug
  • Name : Miriam Silveira
    Organisation : Maternity School of Vila Nova Cachoerinha
    Country : Brazil
  •  
  • Activities :
    Exprerience sharing, and teaching technique.
    Expected number of participants : 200

170

  • Date of Event : 1 - 7 Aug
  • Name : Vijaya Deepika Vemu
    Organisation : Newlife Educational Welfare Society
    Country : India
  •  
  • Activities :
    Awareness session to youth from college,with competition on breastfeeding.
    Expected number of participants : 1,000

171

  • Date of Event : 6 Aug
  • Name : Maria Angelova
    Organisation : La Leche League Bulgaria
    Country : Bulgaria
  •  
  • Activities :
    Celebrating 1 year of events.
    Expected number of participants : 10

172

  • Date of Event : 4 Aug
  • Name : Maria Angelova
    Organisation : La Leche League Bulgaria
    Country : Bulgaria
  •  
  • Activities :
    Picnic and non formal meeting .
    Expected number of participants : 10

173

  • Date of Event : 1 - 31 Aug
  • Name : Nicole Smith
    Organisation : -
    Country : USA
  •  
  • Activities :
    Celebrating joy of breastfeeding .
    Expected number of participants : 5

174

  • Date of Event : 1 - 7 Aug
  • Name : Loredana Al Ghazi
    Organisation : BEGA NEONAT
    Country : Romania
  •  
  • Activities :
    Breastfeeding 1st hour, teaching mothers on breastfeeding technique .
    Expected number of participants : 100

175

  • Date of Event : 3 Aug
  • Name : Leigh Anne O'Connor
    Organisation : La Leche League of New York-East
    Country : USA
  •  
  • Activities :
    Worldbreastfeeding Picnic .
    Expected number of participants : 30

176

  • Date of Event : 1 - 7 Aug
  • Name : Alex Porrata
    Organisation : Marin Breastfeeding Coalition
    Country : USA
  •  
  • Activities :
    Connect Video You Tube .
    Expected number of participants : 5,000

177

  • Date of Event : 3 Aug
  • Name : Homayoun Ludin
    Organisation : Afghanistan Breastfeeding Taskforce Group
    Country : Afghanistan
  •  
  • Activities :
    Worldbreastfeeding Conference .
    Expected number of participants : 450

178

  • Date of Event : 15 - 20 Aug
  • Name : Liliana Chirinos
    Organisation : Red Asstencial Almenara Seguro Social de Salud -Essalud
    Country : Peru
  •  
  • Activities :
    Celebracion de la Semana de la Lactancia Materna Red Asistencoal Almenara .
    Expected number of participants : 850

179

  • Date of Event : 1 - 7 Aug
  • Name : Fabiana Ribeiro
    Organisation :Ishtar Sorocaba
    Country : Brazil
  •  
  • Activities :
    Simalteneous breastfeeding .
    Expected number of participants : 30

180

  • Date of Event : 31 Jul
  • Name : Ajay Gaur
    Organisation : Department of Women & Child Development
    Country : India
  •  
  • Activities :
    Media Orientation workshop .
    Expected number of participants : 60

181

  • Date of Event : 1 Aug
  • Name : Jennifer Taylor
    Organisation : NOLA
    Country : USA
  •  
  • Activities :
    Celebration at zoo, with sharing information and prizes .
    Expected number of participants : 300

182

  • Date of Event : 4 Aug
  • Name : Debbie Peterson
    Organisation : Central Michigan Breastfeeding Coalition and Saginaw Chippewa Indiana Tribe of Michigan
    Country : USA
  •  
  • Activities :
    Breastfeeding walk and flashmob in support of breastfeeding .
    Expected number of participants : 100

183

  • Date of Event : 6 Aug
  • Name : Terry Curtis
    Organisation : Indiana Black Breastfeeding Coalition
    Country : USA
  •  
  • Activities :
    Spontaneous Flash Mob dance .
    Expected number of participants : 50

184

  • Date of Event : 4 Aug
  • Name : Maritsa Henig
    Organisation : Liga de la leche International Grupo Uruguay
    Country : Uruguay
  •  
  • Activities :
    Festejo de la semana de la lactancia 2011 .
    Expected number of participants : 100

185

  • Date of Event : 3 Aug
  • Name : Ratnakar Maurya
    Organisation : Maryada Seva Samiti
    Country : India
  •  
  • Activities :
    Breastfeeding awareness at Hospital .
    Expected number of participants : 12

186

  • Date of Event : 1 Aug
  • Name : Marcia Gouvela
    Organisation : Projeto De Extensao da UFPI
    Country : Brazil
  •  
  • Activities :
    Campanha de arrecadacao de recipientes para armazenamento de leite materno .
    Expected number of participants : 100

187

  • Date of Event : 7 Aug
  • Name : Ma Evelyn Lacsina
    Organisation : Mahal Kita Kaibigan Inc.
    Country : Phillipines
  •  
  • Activities :
    Communicating Breastfeeding on Emergencies .
    Expected number of participants : 15

188

  • Date of Event : 5 Aug
  • Name : Mamta Waiker
    Organisation : DMW Welfare Society
    Country : India
  •  
  • Activities :
    Breastfeeding awarensss .
    Expected number of participants : 50

189

  • Date of Event : 4 Aug
  • Name : Krishna Kumar
    Organisation : SUT Academy of Medical Sciences
    Country : India
  •  
  • Activities :
    Health Talk to students/mothers .
    Expected number of participants : 15

190

  • Date of Event : 20 Jul
  • Name : Nantiya Wattayu
    Organisation : Faculty of Nursing, Mahidol University
    Country : Thailand
  •  
  • Activities :
    Role of ederly for support of BF .
    Expected number of participants : 70

191

  • Date of Event : 1 Aug
  • Name : Abhijeet Sinha
    Organisation : Care India IFHI Team
    Country : India
  •  
  • Activities :
    Community Dialogue on BF .
    Expected number of participants : 120

192

  • Date of Event : 1 Aug
  • Name : Desiree Pagan
    Organisation : Proyecto Lacta and Breastfeeding Committee
    Country : Puerto Rico
  •  
  • Activities :
    Hablemos de Lactancia .
    Expected number of participants : 50

193

  • Date of Event : 12 Aug
  • Name : Arun Gopalakrishnan
    Organisation : Travancore Medical College, Kollam
    Country : India
  •  
  • Activities :
    Medical education for nurses/midwives .
    Expected number of participants : 50

194

  • Date of Event : 4 Aug
  • Name : Virginia Spinola Quintal
    Organisation : Banco de Leite do Hospitaal Universitario da Universidade de Sao Paulo
    Country : Brazil
  •  
  • Activities :
    XX Semana Mundial do Aleitamento Materno .
    Expected number of participants : 100

195

  • Date of Event : 1 Aug
  • Name : Meenakshi Subramaniam
    Organisation : Mothers' & Infants' Lactation / Breastfeeding Care Centre
    Country : India
  •  
  • Activities :
    Initiation of Breastfeeding-Training for Staff Nurses .
    Expected number of participants : 40

196

  • Date of Event : 5, 6 Aug
  • Name : SJ Chee
    Organisation : MERRYGANIC
    Country : Malaysia
  •  
  • Activities :
    Diet for breastfeeding .
    Expected number of participants : 200

197

  • Date of Event : 4 Aug
  • Name : Sheetal Chhaya
    Organisation : Dept of Clinical Nutrition Dhiraj General Hospital
    Country : India
  •  
  • Activities :
    Sensitisation of Grass Level Workers .
    Expected number of participants : 310

198

  • Date of Event : 1 - 31 Aug
  • Name : Herrero Luciana
    Organisation : Aninhare
    Country : Brazil
  •  
  • Activities :
    TV and Radio Program. Facebook, blog .
    Expected number of participants : 3,000

199

  • Date of Event : 4 Aug
  • Name : Sheetal Chhaya
    Organisation : Dept. of Clinical Nutrition Dhiraj General Hospital
    Country : India
  •  
  • Activities :
    Breastfeeding Counselling .
    Expected number of participants : 25

200

  • Date of Event : 4 Aug
  • Name : Sameera Al Hamad
    Organisation : The City Hospital Mothers Support Group
    Country : UAE
  •  
  • Activities :
    Mother to mother support group meeting .
    Expected number of participants : 50

201

  • Date of Event : 1 Mar
  • Name : Sameera Al Hamad
    Organisation : The City Hospital
    Country : UAE
  •  
  • Activities :
    Facebook and website breastfeeding support .
    Expected number of participants : 3,000

202

  • Date of Event : 27 Apr
  • Name : Sameera Al Hamad
    Organisation : The City Hospital
    Country : UAE
  •  
  • Activities :
    Nursing Conference .
    Expected number of participants : 500

203

  • Date of Event : 1 - 8 Aug
  • Name : Lisa Kudva
    Organisation : Clark Country Breastfeeding Coalition
    Country : USA
  •  
  • Activities :
    Library Display-information on breastfeeding support .
    Expected number of participants : 1,000

204

  • Date of Event : 1 - 30 Apr
  • Name : Sameera Al Hamad
    Organisation : The City Hospital
    Country : UAE
  •  
  • Activities :
    An update on breastfeeding support at the City Hospital .
    Expected number of participants : 235

205

  • Date of Event : 5 - 6 Aug
  • Name : Sanket Shah
    Organisation : Rotaract Club of the Caduceus
    Country : India
  •  
  • Activities :
    Distribution of breastfeeding materials, Online quiz and education.
    Expected number of participants : 100

206

  • Date of Event : 6 Aug
  • Name : Sandra Oliveira
    Organisation : BioNascimento
    Country : Portugal
  •  
  • Activities :
    Communication and breastfeeding .
    Expected number of participants : 15

207

  • Date of Event : 6 Aug
  • Name : Dra.Virginia Spinola
    Organisation : Sociedade de Pediatria de Sao Paulo
    Country : Brazil
  •  
  • Activities :
    Primeira Caminhada pelo Aleimento Materno do Parque Vila Lobos Sao Paulo Brazil .
    Expected number of participants : 800

208

  • Date of Event : 1 -6 Aug
  • Name : Komal Kushwaha
    Organisation : BPNI (Gorakhpur Unit)
    Country : India
  •  
  • Activities :
    Seminar presentation by medical students and counselling to mothers .
    Expected number of participants : 55

209

  • Date of Event : 3 Aug
  • Name : Anastasia Pushkina
    Organisation : Natural Feeding Consultant Assosiation for Russia (NFCA)
    Country : Russia
  •  
  • Activities :
    Seminar to pregnant women on breastfeeding .
    Expected number of participants : 30

210

  • Date of Event : 4 Aug
  • Name : Anastasia Pushkina
    Organisation : Natural Feeding Consultant Assosiation for Russia (NFCA)
    Country : Russia
  •  
  • Activities :
    Festive meeting for nursing mothers .
    Expected number of participants : 17

211

  • Date of Event : 5 Aug
  • Name : Jayashree Jayakrishnan
    Organisation : Happy Mom -Pregnancy to Motherhood
    Country : India
  •  
  • Activities :
    Enmployment and Breastfeeding .
    Expected number of participants : 45

212

  • Date of Event : 9 - 10 Aug
  • Name : Sarit Sharma
    Organisation : Dayanand Medical College and Hospital
    Country : India
  •  
  • Activities :
    Talk to lactating mothers in rural areas .
    Expected number of participants : 150

213

  • Date of Event : 1 - 31 Aug
  • Name : Ada Vahtrik
    Organisation : East Tallinn Central Hospital
    Country : Estonia
  •  
  • Activities :
    Films on breastfeeding shown at hall.
    Expected number of participants : 100

214

  • Date of Event : 5 Aug
  • Name : Choo Hau Lim
    Organisation : Lactation committee Hospital Seberang Jaya
    Country : Malaysia
  •  
  • Activities :
    Talks and exhibition booth on benefits of breastfeeding to college students and working mothers .
    Expected number of participants : 1,000

215

  • Date of Event : 8 Aug
  • Name : Inma Pablos
    Organisation : Comisio de Lactancia de L'Alt Penedes
    Country : Spain
  •  
  • Activities :
    Code of marketing, Milk Banks, Immunology of Breastfeeding .
    Expected number of participants : 50

216

  • Date of Event : 2 Oct
  • Name : Gemma Troyano
    Organisation : GAMMA I Pit Nature
    Country : Spain
  •  
  • Activities :
    Parades, childrensworkshop music, picnic and information about breasfeeding and the theme.
    Expected number of participants : 400

217

  • Date of Event : 29 Sep
  • Name : Inma Pablos
    Organisation : Pit Nature -Grup de Suport a la Lactancia-Santa Margarida I els Monjos
    Country : Spain
  •  
  • Activities :
    Walk through the world of cinema , recalling scenes of breastfeeding.
    Expected number of participants : 40

218

  • Date of Event : 22 Sep
  • Name : Gloria Villena
    Organisation : GAMMA - Sant Cugat Sesgarrigues
    Country : Spain
  •  
  • Activities :
    Discussion on breastfeeding .
    Expected number of participants : 40

219

  • Date of Event : 21 Sep
  • Name : Gemma Troyano
    Organisation : GAMMA Vilafranca del Penedes
    Country : Spain
  •  
  • Activities :
    Workshop on Care of the perineal and abdominal muscles .
    Expected number of participants : 50

220

  • Date of Event : 17 Sep
  • Name : Ana Morillo
    Organisation : Pit Nature-Grup de Suport a la Lactancia-Santa margarida I els Monjos
    Country : Spain
  •  
  • Activities :
    Taller de musica para bebes .
    Expected number of participants : 30

221

  • Date of Event : 15 Sep
  • Name : Nuria Udina
    Organisation : Pit Nature-Grup de Suport a la Lactancia-Santa margarida I els Monjos
    Country : Spain
  •  
  • Activities :
    Conference about emotional impact of the mother-baby pictures. -Breastfeeding and photography by Santi Cabezas.
    Expected number of participants : 150

222

  • Date of Event : Sep, Oct, Nov
  • Name : Nuria Udina
    Organisation : Pit Nature-Grup de Suport a la Lactancia-Santa margarida I els Monjos
    Country : Spain
  •  
  • Activities :
    Exposition of drawings and photo of breastfeeding by Anna Monzo .
    Expected number of participants : 200

223

  • Date of Event : 1 - 31 Aug
  • Name : Rene Atkins
    Organisation :Franciscan St. Francis Hospital and Health Centers
    Country : USA
  •  
  • Activities :
    Maternity Care Practices Survey .
    Expected number of participants : 175

224

  • Date of Event : 3 Aug
  • Name : Kelly Rambo
    Organisation : Columbiana County WIC
    Country : USA
  •  
  • Activities :
    Breastfeeding awareness by Lactation Consultants,and infant and child development .
    Expected number of participants : 100

225

  • Date of Event : 3 Sep
  • Name : Sally Baker
    Organisation : Gauteng Breastfeeding Forum
    Country : S.Africa
  •  
  • Activities :
    Breastfeeding celebrations in park with picnic .
    Expected number of participants : 150

226

  • Date of Event : 2 - 6 Aug
  • Name : S.S. Prabhudeva
    Organisation : M.S. Ramaih Institute of Nursing And Research
    Country : India
  •  
  • Activities :
    Exhibition,Role play,on breastfeeding .
    Expected number of participants : 600

227

  • Date of Event : 11 Aug
  • Name : Arif Basheer
    Organisation : Vaatsalya Hospitals
    Country : India
  •  
  • Activities :
    Brestfeeding awarenes and training programme for Anganawadi workers .
    Expected number of participants : 80

228

  • Date of Event : 1 Aug
  • Name : Jo Beebee
    Organisation : Breastfriends, Culm Valley Children's Centre
    Country : UK
  •  
  • Activities :
    Exhibition and display of breastfeeding materials .
    Expected number of participants : 100

229

  • Date of Event : 28 Sep
  • Name : Regina Da Silva
    Organisation : Secretaria Municipal de Saude de Para de Minas - Associacao Paraminense Pro Aleitanento Materno -Rede IBFAN
    Country : Brazil
  •  
  • Activities :
    Video on breastfeeding celebrations and award for best celebration .
    Expected number of participants : 200

230

  • Date of Event : 5 - 7 Oct
  • Name : Irena Zakarija-Grkovic
    Organisation : Craotian Association of Lactation Consultants
    Country : Croatia
  •  
  • Activities :
    Kangaroo Mother Care .
    Expected number of participants : 200

231

  • Date of Event : 6 Nov
  • Name : Maria Papapostolou
    Organisation : Mitrikosthilasmos
    Country : Greece
  •  
  • Activities :
    Panhellenis Simultaneous Breastfeeding -to raise awareness .
    Expected number of participants : 200

232

  • Date of Event : 12 Nov
  • Name : Sian Khoury
    Organisation : Breastfeeding Q&A
    Country : UAE
  •  
  • Activities :
    Breastfeeding Seminar to mothers and supporters .
    Expected number of participants : 50

233

  • Date of Event : 11 - 15 Dec
  • Name : Dr. Abdulrahman Lotfy Abdulrahman
    Organisation : Breastfeeding Promotion Committee -Jahra
    Country : Kuwait
  •  
  • Activities :
    Promotion to public. Breastfeeding Fair. Lectures to Secondary school girls on breastfeeding .
    Expected number of participants : 100

234

  • Date of Event : 17 Aug
  • Name : Gisella Romasanta
    Organisation : Child Development
    Country : Argentina
  •  
  • Activities :
    Teaching teenage pupils about breastfeeding, as a coursework. Poster design with information. Conference and debates on breastfeeding .
    Expected number of participants : 100

235

  • Date of Event : 6 Aug
  • Name : Laurel Tharrington
    Organisation : Bon Secours St. Francis Medical Center and La Leche of Richmond
    Country : USA
  •  
  • Activities :
    1st Annual Big Latch On Event .
    Expected number of participants : 144
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