Southeast Asia and West Africa regional Cost of Not Breastfeeding briefs

August 20, 2020

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  • The Cost of Not Breastfeeding in Southeast Asia 328 KB Download PDF
  • The Cost of Not Breastfeeding in West Africa 333 KB Download PDF

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.