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World Breastfeeding Week 2021

World Breastfeeding Week is being observed from August 1 to August 7, 2021. Key Fact World Breastfeeding week is an annual celebration which is held every year in over 120 countries. According to the World Health Organisation (WHO), breastfeeding is the most effective ways to ensure child health and survival. This year, week is being ..




2019 edition of World Breastfeeding Week (WBW)

The World Breastfeeding Week (WBW) is an annual celebration which is being held every year from 1 to 7 August in more than 120 countries. The purpose of WBW is to create awareness among the parents about breastfeeding and to encourage parents to adopt breastfeeding. The week also create awareness about the importance of initiation ..


World Breastfeeding Week (WBW) is observing from August 1st to 7th

The World Breastfeeding Week (WBW) is observed every year from August 1st to 7th to focus attention on the important aspect of promotion and support of breastfeeding. The 2017 theme is “Sustaining Breastfeeding Together”. To intensify the efforts for promotion of breastfeeding in India, the Union Health Ministry has initiated a nationwide programme called “MAA-Mother’s ..