KEY FIGURES – Breastfeeding a crucial issue in the acceleration framework for reducing maternal and under-5 child mortality rates. What links and networks exist between breastfeeding, level of education and socio-economic standards ?
Deo is a Young Reporter and enthusiastically defends the health and rights of children and mothers. This is why he’s telling us all about the official launch of World Breastfeeding Week in his province, Bandundu. One thing’s for sure, Deo certainly knows how to advocate the benefits of breastfeeding!
UNICEF and PRONANUT encourage working women to breastfeed their children exclusively up until six monthsPress releases 19 August 2015
World Breastfeeding Week is celebrated this year from 13 to 20 August 2015 throughout the whole country. The practice deserves the attention it’s increasingly receiving so follow our posts on the same subject!