1998 RECIPIENT OF THE
RIGHT LIVELIHOOD AWARD

IBFAN was one of the four recipients of the Right Livelihood Award, often referred to as the "Alternative Nobel Prize". IBFAN was honoured "for its committed and effective campaigning over nearly 20 years for the right of mothers to choose to breastfeed their babies free from the commercial pressure and misinformation with which companies promote breastmilk substitutes"

Find out
"The State of the World's Breastfeeding" http://www.worldbreastfeedingtrends.org/

        
 
           
 
           
About the orgination
Global Strategy for Infant and Young Child Feeing :World Health Assembly (WHA) and UNICEF adopted the Global Strategy,which sets five additional targets: national policy on infant and young child feeding, community outreach, information support, infant feeding in difficult circumstances and monitoring and evaluation.
 
   
 
     
 
I Y C F Programmes
National Policy, Programme and Coordination
Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative
Implementation of the  International Code
Maternity Protection
Health and Nutrition Care
Community Outreach
Information Support
Infant Feeding & HIV
Infant Feeding during Emergencies
Monitoring and Evaluation
 


WBTi

ARE OUR BABIES FALLING THROUGH THE GAPS?
The State of Policies and Programme Implementation of the Global Strategy for Infant and Young Child Feeding in 51 Countries
ARE OUR BABIES FALLING THROUGH THE GAPS?-WBTi 51 Countries
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For assessment findings detailed reports and report card
World Breastfeeding Trends Initiative (WBTi

 

 
South Asia Breastfeeding Partners Forum


South Asia Breastfeeding Partners Forum-4
New Delhi,India,December 10-12, 2007


Theme:
Save Babies: Support Women to Breastfeed
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Report
 
Summary Report: Call to Empower Women to Breastfeed Successfully
 

Background information on South Asia Breastfeeding Partners Forums

Recommendatiions from groups

South Asia Declaration on Empowering Women for Optimal Infant and Young Child Feeding

 
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Presentations  

Plenary-1 : Sharing of status in 2007, of implementing the Global Strategy for IYCF in the context of MDG-1 and MDG-4

 

Plenary-2 :Models for Supporting Women to implement optimal IYCF

 

Plenary-3 :Strategies for supporting women to be successful in early and exclusive breastfeeding

 

Plenary-4 : Presentation of Group work 1 (each group presents recommendations)

 

 

Plenary-5 : Supporting women in human rights framework

 
Future Plan of the Countries  
 
       
 

 

 

Exclusively Breastfed Babies of the year 2006