WBW 2007
 

Breastfeeding: The 1st Hour - Save ONE million babies!
Breastfeeding: The 1st Hour - Save ONE million babies! 
Initiation of breastfeeding within the 1st hour of birth is the first and most vital step towards reducing infant and under five mortality

Dear Friends,

India is going to celebrate 16th World Breastfeeding Week (WBW) to protect the rights and interests of babies and their mothers to adequately breastfeed. BPNI invites individuals and organizations of all states in India to participate in the WBW celebration. This year’s theme is"Breastfeeding: the 1st Hour – Save ONE million babies!"

To assist in your WBW 2007 events, we uploaded the following materials in our website (www.bpni.org) for you to utilize, adapt or reproduce: Action Folder, Press Release, UNICEF Letter of Support, WHO Letter of Support etc. 

Thanking you for your kind cooperation and support always.

Yours sincerely,

Dr. Arun Gupta, MD, FIAP,
National Coordinator, BPNI, Regional Coordinator, IBFAN Asia
bpni@bpni.orgarun@ibfanasia.orgarun.ibfan@gmail.com

 
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“Support Women to Save Babies”
 
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rally at Davangere City
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NEW RESEARCH REPORTS

Breastfeeding: The 1st Hour: Save 1 Million Babies

Observations on 'Early Initiation of Breastfeeding'
A Study On Awareness Of Golden Hour
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WBW 2007 Action Folder  

Statewise Report Cards: Initiation of Breastfeeding within 1 hour
Report Card : The State of the World's Breastfeeding Initiation of breastfeeding within one hour
Press Release
UNICEF : Support Letter
WHO : Support Letter
Presentation: Breastfeeding: The 1st Hour Save ONE Million Babies
Supportive Documents
Initiation of breastfeeding within the 1st hour of birth
Download Video

for international information about World Breastfeeding Week: 2007 : www.worldbreastfeedingweek.org and www.ibfanasia.org