Tuesday, August 4, 2015

WBW 2015: Get Involved!

Welcome to your World Breastfeeding Week 2015 activity schedule! There are many companies participating in this week's festivities.

Twitter Parties

#BigBFParty - Host is Holistic Moms National and will include sponsors like Bamboobies and Earth Mama Angel Baby. Tuesday, August 4th, 2015 @ 9PM EST


#WBW2015 #breastfeeding #MaternityProtection #WomenandWork


http://worldbreastfeedingweek.org/ (WABA - World Breastfeeding Week) 

http://worldbreastfeedingweek.org/pdf/wbw2015-af-eng-p.pdf (WABA – Action Folder) 

http://www.unicef.org/nutrition/index_24824.html (UNICEF - Breastfeeding) 

http://www.ilo.org/global/topics/equality-anddiscrimination/maternity-protection/lang--en/index.htm (ILO - Maternity Protection) 

http://www.who.int/topics/breastfeeding/en/ (WHO – Breastfeeding) 




The United States Breastfeeding Committee (USBC) Gives Their National Breastfeeding Month Lineup

"In celebration of National Breastfeeding Month (NBM) 2015, the USBC will host a social media advocacy campaign inviting breastfeeding coalitions, member/partner organizations, and individual supporters to join a variety of online actions and conversations to raise awareness and advocate for the policy and practice changes breastfeeding families need. Each week the campaign will focus on a specific sector or system of support with an aligned legislative/policy goal. Weekly Twitter chats, Twitter "target tools," and advocacy action alerts will inspire education and action to support breastfeeding families from the grassroots to the treetops!
NBM 2015 Schedule
  • August 1-7: Breastfeeding at Work: Let's Make it Work! with World Breastfeeding Week
  • August 7-10: Innocenti Declaration: 25 year Anniversary
  • August 11-17: Breastfeeding in Health Care Coverage: Mind the Gaps!
  • August 18-24: Breastfeeding in the Community: Wherever Moms Are!
  • August 25-31: Black Breastfeeding Week: Lift Every Baby
There are many ways to participate! Learn more at www.usbreastfeeding.org/nbm."


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