Breastfeeding: A Key to Sustainable Development - World Breastfeeding Week

Breastfeeding: A Key to Sustainable Development - World Breastfeeding Week

The theme of World Breastfeeding Week 2016 aims to raise awareness of the links between breastfeeding and the Sustainable Development Goals. According to the UNICEF & WHO WBW Message, “breastfeeding is one of the most effective – and cost-effective – ways to save and improve the lives of children everywhere, yielding lifelong health benefits for infants and their mothers.”