Updated February 2022!
This quick guide summarizes the International Code of Marketing of Breast-milk Substitutes (The Code) and relevant resolutions of the World Health Assembly that help protect breastfeeding around the globe.
Breastfeeding is one of the best buys in global health to improve social, health, and economic development outcomes. Globally, improving breastfeeding practices could save more than 820,000 lives annually—87 percent of them infants under six months of age.
This invitation card was used to invite mothers and other caregivers to attend counseling sessions at IYCF social franchise in Viet Nam. There were two cards on exclusive breastfeeding and two on complementary feeding.