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Infant and Young Feeding in Emergencies in the Context of COVID-19

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Global Nutrition Cluster,GNC, Global Nutrition Cluster,GTAM, Global Technical Assistance Mechanism for Nutrition,UNICEF, United Nations Children's Fund

This brief consolidates recommendations on Infant and Young Child Feeding in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic. The recommendations align with the World Health Organisation’s (WHO) interim guidance on Home Care for Patients with COVID-19 presenting with mild symptoms and management of contacts (17 March 2020), the Clinical Management of severe acute respiratory infection (SARI) when COVID-19 disease is suspected (13 March 2020) and Operational guidance on infant feeding in emergencies (2017).

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