Maternity protections in Nigeria: An investment in a healthier, productive workforce and a stronger economy

24 Jul 18
Topic(s): Breastfeeding
Location: Nigeria
Language(s): English
Audience: Policy makers and legislators, Program designers and implementers
Programs: Policy advocacy
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This advocacy brief is part of efforts to improve maternity protections to increase exclusive breastfeeding rates, health outcomes, and economic growth and development in Nigeria. Maternity protections have a significant impact on breastfeeding rates, which can translate to a healthier and more productive workforce and stronger economy in the long-term.