Better Together

Promoting Breast Feeding Initiation and Support

During the global pandemic of COVID-19, the need for additional support and guidance for continued protection, promotion and support of breastfeeding in facilities providing maternity and new-born services surfaced. This project focused on upgrading the Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative (BFHI) Guide to include safe practices in emergency situations (similar to the COVID-19 Pandemic).

Menstruation Shouts Counter
Lessons Learned
  • Media have great effect on healthcare choices of mothers in relation to Breast feeding.
  • Healthcare Providers bay In, commitment’s and Active participation in an asset for successful Change.
  • Importance of building on previous achievement; trying not to invent the wheels will save time and effort.
The global criteria for the BFHI & supplementary steps amidst COVID-19 pandemic and emerging crisis