The World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action (WABA) is a global network of individuals
& organisations concerned with the protection, promotion & support of breastfeeding worldwide.
WABA action is based on the Innocenti Declaration, the Ten Links for Nurturing the Future and the
Global Strategy for Infant & Young Child Feeding. WABA is in consultative status with UNICEF & an NGO
in Special Consultative Status with the Economic and Social Council of the United Nations (ECOSOC).
 

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Entry #: 89

Entry Date: 2009-10-18 09:33:39

Name:

 Moira Tannenbaum

Site Rating: 9
Visitor Comments:I appreciate the history and the relevance of this document! Thanks from an American midwife and lactation consultant, and mother of 2.

Entry #: 88

Entry Date: 2009-09-10 07:12:59

Name:

 Ginette Belanger

Site Rating: 9
Visitor Comments: Thank you for being there and inform so many people on the importance of breastfeeding

Entry #: 87

Entry Date: 2009-05-13 10:00:42

Name:

 Melissa

Site Rating: 10
Visitor Comments: I have been doing my local part to support WBW for many years. I hope to continue the 'think globally- act locally' mindset, I agree with Anne from Australia below. I also wish USA would fully adopt the CODE. We are pathetic in this country.I can say it, I live here.WBW are you on Twitter? I have hooked up with SO many breastfeeding advocates on twitter. It is a valuable tool to promote WBW!

Entry #: 86

Entry Date: 2009-05-12 11:58:14

Name:

Penelope K. Card

Site Rating: 1
Visitor Comments:Please update the information on Belize. There are three hospital that are designated Baby-Friendly in Belize. The website for facts:"http://www.unicef.org/lac/english_12396.htm">www.unicef.org/lac/english_12396.htm

Entry #: 85

Entry Date: 2008-07-03 03:45:44

Name:

 Dr. K. Kesavulu

Site Rating: 9
Visitor Comments: 1. Framing global recomendations on optimal infant and young child feeding practices.
                                2. Mother support

Entry #: 84

Entry Date: 2008-06-21 07:16:34

Name:

Marudhanayagam.P

Site Rating: 10
Visitor Comments: informative and educative on BF.Many thanks to WABA team.

Entry #: 83

Entry Date: 2008-06-20 18:21:37

Name: Dayana Lopez
Site Rating: 10
Visitor Comments: I had weight loss surgery in 2001, in 2007 I had twins and everyone said I'd have to give formula or supplement with formula...I was determined and now 1yr later my 3 & 4lbs premmies are 19 & 20lbs little boys walking and speaking 2 languages! I still nurse and I must admit, some people are impressed and tell me what a great job and that's what helps when I get the negative "you still nurse 1 yr olds?" from naive people get tossed my way. Your site and our week of Celebration is a GREAT way to one day STOP the negative, mean, cruel and unwanted remarks by people.

Entry #: 82

Entry Date: 2008-06-15 06:11:27

Name: darlene stone R.N.,I.B.C.L.C.,R.L.C.
Site Rating: 10
Visitor Comments: thank you so much for this very useful and encouraging info

Entry #: 81

Entry Date: 2008-04-13 08:33:09

Name: lita nery
Site Rating: 10
Visitor Comments: tHanks to all WABA staff for continuing their good works in promoting,protecting and encouraging mothers, health workers specially in the communities.

Entry #: 80

Entry Date: 2007-11-15 00:11:29

Name: Christina Nelson
Site Rating: 10
Visitor Comments: I wan't to give a big thanks to this site for helping to keep me up to date on all the latest BF info. I also wan't to give a shout out to all the BF Mama's, "Nurse ON!!".

Entry #: 79

Entry Date: 2007-10-12 01:06:49

Name: Victoria Jepkemoi Bett
Site Rating: 8
Visitor Comments:

BIG THANKS.VERY EDUCATIVE AND WONDERFUL


Entry #: 78

Entry Date: 2007-08-13 02:56:03

Name: Josephine Nalugo
Site Rating: 10
Visitor Comments:

I thank God for you people! And  participaticipating in the Worldwide syncronised breastfeeding for the first time was another great experience and study for us. . The mothers in my local community in Uganda loved it too. Thank you for leading this  wonderful event!

Josephine 


Entry #: 77

Entry Date: 2007-08-12 20:04:01

Name: cath farrington
Site Rating: 10
Visitor Comments: great site very informative and inspiring

Entry #: 76

Entry Date: 2007-08-09 05:27:10

Name: Venkatesham Cheruku
Site Rating: 8
Visitor Comments: Propogation of information on Breastfeeding is important to every citizen and it is very usefull to society at large.  It is very good initiative by WABA.  Keep it up

Entry #: 75

Entry Date: 2007-07-29 22:01:02 -- Edited On: 2007-07-31 00:00:00

Name: popett
Site Rating: 4
Visitor Comments:

Very interesting site. Hope it will always be alive!


Entry #: 74

Entry Date: 2007-06-11 18:21:37

Name: Colleen Newman, author of Near Mama's Heart, a chi
Site Rating: 10
Visitor Comments:

The Power of ONE; one hour, one week, one year!
So excited to celebrate World Breastfeeding Week this year!

Warmly,
Colleen Newman
Read Near Mama's Heart online!
http://www.NearMamasHeart.com


Entry #: 73

Entry Date: 2007-05-25 22:09:10

Name: Tammy
Site Rating: 10
Visitor Comments: I am a breastfeeding mom.  I think it's the best to be so close to my baby, and give him something that I made especially for him.  It's truly wonderful and the list of benefits goes on and on. I bet you they don't even know all of the benefits yet.

Entry #: 72

Entry Date: 2007-05-21 15:14:53

Name: Aesha Phillips
Site Rating: 10
Visitor Comments: I am so glad that sites like this exist. Please continue to keep us informed and to fight for breastfeeding rights!

Entry #: 71

Entry Date: 2007-05-16 15:19:55

Name: kylie
Site Rating: 10
Visitor Comments:   I think breastfeedin is a good thing i am a young mum myself an i am still breastfeeding my 9month old son and i think the stigma atached to breastfeedin should stop as its the most natural thing in the world an healthy for our children


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