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).


 "More than 100 countries are involved in this campaign. This year, the World Breastfeeding Week theme is "Breastfeeding - Education for Life". 
Take a look at our website to learn how to take part in this international WABA initiative! Join us!" Denise Arcoverde, International coordinator 

 Planning your WBW  

Support letters to WBW'99  Activities planned to WBW'99   Links to other WBW websites  WBW materials  WBW '99 Action FolderMariana Breastfeeding Doll  WBW '99 Fact Sheet    

WBW '99 poster   

WBW Virtual Cards    Case studies on Breastfeeding and Education   Children's corner  

Breastfeeding and children 
Gallery of pictures

Other resources for children on the Net   WBW International reports  Guidelines for Reproduction of WABA materials 

World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action
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