THE INTERNATIONAL BABY FOOD ACTION NETWORK (IBFAN) ASIA

ABOUT IBFAN ASIA

THE INTERNATIONAL BABY FOOD ACTION NETWORK (IBFAN) ASIA

 

IBFAN Asia Network

World Breastfeeding Trends Initiative (WBTi)

One Asia Breastfeeding Partners

World Breastfeeding Costing Initiative (WBCi)

Babies Need Mom Made Not Man Made

IBFAN Asia Newswire

News Highlights

IBFAN was founded in 1979. It is a network of 273 groups in 168 countries. Member groups include consumer organisations, health workers associations, parents' groups and diversity of organizations in the social justice movement. It has also individual members. For example, the group in Canada and in United Kingdom have more than 1000 members each. Each group is autonomous and raises its own funds, with the assistance of IBFAN's Regional and Programme Coordinating Offices, in accordance with the Seven Principles of IBFAN more>>

IBFAN Asia consists of 25 countries with 3 sub regions, South Asia, East Asia and Southeast Asia; each sub region being coordinated by the sub regional representative and overall coordination is done regional coordinating office in Delhi.

Works in three sub regions of Asia

South Asia (8 countries) : Afghanistan, Bangladesh ,Bhutan ,India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka

Southeast Asia (11 countries) : Philippines, Malaysia, Indonesia, Brunei ,Thailand ,Singapore, Lao PDR, Vietnam, Cambodia, Myanmar, East Timor

East Asia (6 countries ) : China, Hong Kong China ,South Korea, Japan, Taiwan, Mongolia