Brief, Handout

Oct 28 2020

An overview of Alive & Thrive's implementation research

An overview of Alive & Thrive's implementation research. 

Journal article

Oct 15 2020

Strengthening Newborn Nutrition Through Establishment of the First Human Milk Bank in Vietnam

Breastfeeding is one of the most powerful interventions to save infant lives globally.

Oct 15 2020

Advocacy Briefs: The Cost of Not Breastfeeding in West and Central Africa

The human costs of not breastfeeding are enormous: 600,000 children and 100,000 women die every year due to illnesses that could be prevented by breastfeeding.

Handout

Oct 14 2020

Frequently Asked Questions about the Cost of Not Breastfeeding tool

Not breastfeeding leads to more than half a million child deaths annually and costs the world economy up to US$1 billion a day.

Brief

Aug 20 2020

Southeast Asia and West Africa regional Cost of Not Breastfeeding briefs

Globally, 600,000 children and 100,000 women die every year due to illnesses that could be prevented by breastfeeding. These briefs present the costs of not breastfeeding in two major world regions, Southeast Asia and West Africa.

Journal article

Jul 16 2020

Breastfeeding practices and associated factors at the individual, family, health facility and environmental levels in China

This article examines the association between breastfeeding practices and associated factors in China, revealing that although breastfeeding is the norm, rates of early initiation of breastfeeding (EIBF) and exclusive breastfeeding (EBF) are low.

 
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