Journal article

Developing evidence-based advocacy and policy change strategies to protect, promote, and support infant and young child feeding (Hajeebhoy N., 2013. Food and Nutrition Bulletin)

04 Sep 13
Author(s)Nemat Hajeebhoy, Andrew Rigsby, Alyson McColl, Tina Sanghvi, Teweldebrhan Hailu Abrha, Andenet Godana, Sumitro Roy, Linh Thi Hong Phan, Ha Thi Thu Vu, MeganSather, Belal Uddin
Topic(s): Breastfeeding, Complementary feeding, Research
Location: Bangladesh, East Asia Pacific, Ethiopia
Language(s): English
Audience: Program designers and implementers
Programs: Policy advocacy, Strategic use of data

This article was part of a special supplement in the Food and Nutrition Bulletin on the Alive & Thrive (A&T) project. Despite the existence of a strong evidence base for investing in infant and young child feeding (IYCF), sufficiently supported IYCF policies and programs are rare.