Journal article

Factors Influencing the Practice of Exclusive Breastfeeding in West and Central Africa (Likhite N, Adossi D, 2022, Cur Dev in Nutrition)

15 Jun 22
Topic(s): Breastfeeding
Location: West Africa
Language(s): English
Audience: Policy makers and legislators, Program designers and implementers
Organization: Alive & Thrive, UNICEF, WHO
Programs: Social and behavior change, Strategic use of data
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This literature review provides insights on facilitators as well as the many reasons preventing exclusive breastfeeding in West and Central Africa, providing evidence for "Stronger With Breastmilk Only," a regional initiative launched in 2019 by UNICEF, WHO, and Alive & Thrive.