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The International Code of Marketing of Breast-milk Substitutes: frequently asked questions on the roles and responsibilities of health workers

This frequently asked questions (FAQ) document aims to provide health workers with information on their specific roles and responsibilities in protecting breastfeeding practices against the inappropriate promotion of breastmilk substitutes by manufacturers and distributors.

The International Code of Marketing of Breast-milk Substitutes: frequently asked questions on the roles and responsibilities of health workers2021-04-05T14:12:50+10:00

World Health Organisation launches 2020 Report on the Status of The Code

A new report by WHO, UNICEF, and the International Baby Food Action Network (IBFAN) reveals that despite efforts to stop the harmful promotion of breast-milk substitutes, countries are still falling short in protecting parents from misleading information.

World Health Organisation launches 2020 Report on the Status of The Code2021-04-05T14:13:00+10:00

World Health Organisation launches 2020 Report on the Status of The Code

A new report by WHO, UNICEF, and the International Baby Food Action Network (IBFAN) reveals that despite efforts to stop the harmful promotion of breast-milk substitutes, countries are still falling short in protecting parents from misleading information.

World Health Organisation launches 2020 Report on the Status of The Code2020-06-03T14:57:44+10:00

COVID-19. Breastfeeding Information and Research Team, Australian Breastfeeding Association

COVID-19 is a corona virus, with much still to be learned about its transmission. Breastfeeding and breastmilk are well-known to be protective against a wide range of viruses1 and health professionals can confidently reassure breastfeeding mothers that they can continue to breastfeed.

COVID-19. Breastfeeding Information and Research Team, Australian Breastfeeding Association2021-04-05T14:26:07+10:00
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