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    Infant and young child feeding: model chapter for textbooks for medical students and allied health professionals

    This Model Chapter brings together essential knowledge about infant and young child feeding that health professionals should acquire as part of their basic education. It focuses on nutritional needs and feeding practices in children less than two years of age – the most critical period for child nutrit...

    Baby-friendly hospital initiative: revised, updated and expanded for integrated care. Section 1, Background and implementation

    Since the Baby-friendly Hospital Initiative (BFHI) was launched by UNICEF and WHO in 1991-1992, the Initiative has grown, with more than 20,000 hospitals having been designated in 156 countries around the world over the last 15 years. During this time, a number of regional meetings offered guidance and p...