Protection, Promotion and Support of Breastfeeding - An evaluation of Dutch and Swedish support to organisations
Jerker Carlsson , Ria Brouwers , Vivienne Forsythe , Sissel Hodne Steen
Breastfeeding provides numerous maternal and child health and economic benefits. Yet exclusive breastfeeding, recommended for about six months, is rare all over the world. Marketing tactics of the baby food industry are part of the reason and continued vigilance within the UN, academic and NGO communities is important.