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Aug 26 2019

The Ministry of Health in cooperation with Alive & Thrive has designated two hospitals as Centers of Excellence for Breastfeeding: Tran Van Thoi Hospital in Ca Mau on August 26 and Can Tho City Gynecology and Obstetrics Hospital on August 28, 2019. “The Center of Excellence for Breastfeeding is

Aug 01 2019

Par Karin Lapping Célébrée pour la première fois en 1992 par l’Alliance mondiale pour l'allaitement maternel, la Semaine mond

Jul 23 2019

Uttar Pradesh, the most populous state in India, has a high burden of undernutrition. It lags behind national averages in maternal nutrition practices. Despite strong policy and program commitments, many maternal nutrition interventions are not yet reaching majority of women during pregnancy.

Jul 12 2019

A new research study and online tool illustrates the dramatic costs – in human lives and to the global economy – due to inadequate breastfeeding: almost 700,000 lives annually and a billion dollars a day. Listen to Dr.

Jun 25 2019

The Philippines Secretary of Health Francisco Duque III addresses government colleagues, development partners, and civil society rep

Jun 25 2019

Kaduna Governor Nasiru El-Rufai announced a new state policy of six months’ maternity leave for female publ

Jun 10 2019

A new free e-learning course is now available for health workers involved in infant and young child feeding (IYCF) practices, Alive & Thrive announced today.

Jun 05 2019

At nine colleges in two states in India, faculty in medical colleges are learning how to better integrate maternal, infant and young child nutrition (MIYCN) practices into the undergraduate curriculum with Alive & Thrive support.
 
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