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
Fun and educational activities.
Expected number of participants : 100
Date of Event : 4 August
Name : Amanda Jackson Organisation : City of St Joseph Health Department WIC Breastfeeding Peer Counselors Country : USA
Read proclamation and walk around kid's trail. Open communication about breastfeeding and local support.
Expected number of participants : 20
Date of Event : 1 - 7 August
Name : Alexandra Bento Organisation : Portuguese Asociation of Nutritionists Country : Portugal
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
Date of Event : 3 August
Name : Jill Rogers Organisation : Breastfeeding Coalition of Dutches County Country : USA
Walk, Luncheon, door prizes.
Expected number of participants : 200
Date of Event : August
Name : Kelly Malca Organisation : Essalud-Lambayeque Country : Peru
Concurso Nino Mamon.
Expected number of participants : 50
The World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action (WABA) is a global network of individuals and organisations concerned with the protection, promotion and support of breastfeeding worldwide. WABA action is based on the Innocenti Declaration, the Ten Links for Nurturing the Future and the Global Strategy for Infant & Young Child Feeding. Its core partners are IBFAN, LLLI, ILCA, Wellstart International and ABM. Find out more at the WABA website.