WABA World Breastfeeding Week 2021

Protect Breastfeeding: A Shared Responsibility

#WBW2021 will focus on how breastfeeding contributes to the survival, health and wellbeing of all, and the imperative to protect breastfeeding worldwide. The theme is aligned with thematic area 2 of the WBW-SDG 2030 campaign which highlights the links between breastfeeding and survival, health and wellbeing of women, children and nations.

 

A public health approach to breastfeeding is needed to build back better systems in normal and crisis situations.

Objectives of WBW 2021

Inform

Inform

people about the importance of protecting breastfeeding ​

Anchor

Anchor

breastfeeding support as a vital public health responsibility​

Engage

Engage

with individuals and organisations for greater impact​

Galvanise

Galvanise ​

action on protecting breastfeeding to improve public health​

Breastfeeding

is a public health imperative that also needs to be protected. It is time to inform, anchor, engage and galvanise action to protect breastfeeding at all levels.

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