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

 

 
Publications
 
IBFAN Asia Pacific- Flyer :This flyer contains information on IBFAN Asia Pacific origin and growth, structure, strategic plan,  principles, objectives and resources.

Global Strategy for Infant and Young Child Feeding- A Flyer :This flyer provides a general understanding of the Global Strategy for Infant and Young Child Feeding

CD of Nurturing the Infant and Young Child- A Simple Guide to the Global Strategy for Infant and Young Child Feeding US 3$
 
 
Nurturing the Infant and Young Child- A Simple Guide to the Global Strategy for Infant and Young Child Feeding US 3$ :It is a simple  and   comprehensive version to the main document of the Global Strategy for Infant and Young Child Feeding endorsed by WHO/UNICEF.


Proceedings and program of the events in CD format
  1. Asia Pacific Conference on Breastfeeding
  2. Infant Feeding and HIV: A Regional Colloquium for the Asia pacific
 
       
 

 

 

Exclusively Breastfed Babies of the year 2006