Topic(s): Maternity Protection
Location: Global, Southeast Asia
Language(s): English, Vietnamese
Audience: Employers, Policy makers and legislators, Program designers and implementers
Programs: Policy advocacy
Some mothers who would like to continue breastfeeding are forced to stop so that they can return to work. Workplace Lactation Support programs are an effective way to address this problem. This short video introduces the key elements of a successful program -- Space, Time, and Support -- as they were developed by ofi, a major food ingredients company, in 11 of its factories in Viet Nam. Alive & Thrive supported ofi's program, which is helping thousands of working mothers provide the best start to life for their babies. Read more about the program.