Breastfeeding Promotion

Breastfeeding Promotion 2018-07-19T14:04:55-07:00

World Breastfeeding Week is celebrated every year from August 1 to 7 throughout the world to encourage breastfeeding and improve the health of babies around the world. Below are the current and past collaborative efforts in promoting and supporting breastfeeding in San Francisco:

World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action (WABA) is a global network of individuals and organisations concerned with the protection, promotion and support of breastfeeding worldwide based on the Innocenti Declarations, the Ten Links for Nurturing the Future and the WHO/UNICEF Global Strategy for Infant and Young Child Feeding. WABA coordinates the annual World Breastfeeding Week campaign