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Community support for breastfeeding across New York State
World Breastfeeding Month, August 2020
The United States Breastfeeding Coalition (USBC) has proclaimed August as National Breastfeeding Month, recognizing and promoting breastfeeding with the theme: Many Voices United.
During the month there will be many events and celebrations globally,nationally and within US Commmunities. Visit the USBC website for more information on the many activities.
World Breastfeeding Week 2020
World Breastfeeding Week is celebrated August 1-7. The 2020 theme is: Supporting Breastfeeding for a Healthier Planet! World Breastfeeding Week 2020 will focus on the impact of infant feeding on the environment/climate change and the imperative to protect, promote and support breastfeeding for the health of the planet and its people. For information and the 2020 Action Kit, visit the World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action (WABA) site.