World Breastfeeding Week: Supporting Breastfeeding for Women's Productivity and Employment
Did you know that breastfeeding can help impact poverty, education, gender equality, work opportunities, industry, and disparities all around the world? Check out our blog post to find out how. #WBW2016 #WBWGoals #breastfeeding #SDGs
World Breastfeeding Week: Environment and Climate Change
Breastfeeding is the first practical step we can take to protect not only the health of babies and their families, but also the health of our planet. Read more on our blog, Lactation Matters. #WBW2016 #WBWGoals #breastfeeding #SDGs
World Breastfeeding Week: Survival, Health, and Well-Being
Looking at how the Sustainable Development Goals impact our #breastfeeding advocacy: Breastfeeding plays an important role in reducing poverty (SDG 1); promoting the general health and well-being of families (SDG 3); ensuring quality education and lifelong learning (SDG 4); eliminating disparities in and among countries (SDG 10); and developing safe, sustainable communities (SDG 11).
World Breastfeeding Week: Supporting Breastfeeding for Nutrition, Food Security, and Poverty Reduction
At the WABA World Breastfeeding Week website, WABA explains how breastfeeding is linked to each of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) along four thematic areas. Throughout the week, we will highlight each of these themes to help you better understand the SDGs and learn how to connect your critical local efforts to these larger international goals. #WBW2016 #breastfeeding #WBWGoals #SDGs
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We offer up an enthusiastic HAPPY WORLD BREASTFEEDING WEEK to all of those who are celebrating! We are grateful to our colleagues at the World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action - WABA for their incredible work in coordinating this amazing, global effort. #WBW2016 #breastfeeding #SDGs #WBWGoals For more information, please visit worldbreastfeedingweek.org.
FREE Access to the Journal of Human Lactation
The Journal of Human Lactation (JHL) is the premier quarterly, peer-reviewed journal publishing original research, commentaries relating to human lactation and breastfeeding behavior, case reports relevant to the practicing lactation consultant and other health professionals who assist lactating mothers or their breastfeeding infants, debate on research methods for breastfeeding and lactation studies, and discussions of the business aspects of lactation consulting. JHL has made excellent…