World Vision International
publication • Wednesday, April 3rd 2013

Breastfeeding in Emergencies

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The purpose of this document is to provide guidance to World Vision field staff on how to support infant and young child feeding (IYCF) in emergencies through the implementation of baby-friendly tents. This document provides a description of baby-friendly tents and provides an overview of their general set-up and operation. This document is not a technical guide on the management of IYCF issues in emergencies. A World Vision nutrition/health technical advisor should be consulted to support the implementation of baby-friendly tents.