Centers of Excellence for Breastfeeding in Viet Nam

31 Mar 23
Topic(s): Breastfeeding
Location: East Asia Pacific
Audience: Health and service providers, Policy makers and legislators, Program designers and implementers
Downloadable PDF(s)
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    COE Brief English 4.12 MB
    COE Brief Vietnamese 4.14 MB

Centers of Excellence for Breastfeeding
To be a center of excellence, a facility must…

  • Support mothers to initiate breastfeeding within 90 minutes postpartum by conducting early essential newborn care for all deliveries
  • Ensure exclusive breastfeeding at hospital discharge
  • Not promote breastmilk substitutes