UNICEF, United Nations Children's Fund
This global report from United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) provides a global status update on infant and young child feeding (IYCF) practices and puts forth recommendations for improving them. The report is divided into two parts: the first focuses on breastfeeding and the second looks at complementary feeding practices. Each part reviews the most recent evidence IYCF practices and provides updated global and regional estimates and trends, where available, as well as disaggregated analyses.
Disruption of routine services, Donations of BMS / Infant Formula, Fear, myths, and misconceptions, Health worker overload, demotivation, Increase cost to access nutrition services, Increased risk of gender-based violence (GBV), Lack of or limited nutrition supplies, Infant Formula, equipment, Movement restrictions, No or limited community activities, Physical overcrowding, Reduced community demand, Reduced, low or no touch (women and children)
Infant and Young Child Feeding (IYCF)