Nutrition

Regulating and monitoring the marketing of breast-milk substitutes

World Breastfeeding Week 2014

Seminars Series
Nutrition for Health and Development
Thursday, 7 August 2014
11:00 to 12:00, Salle A

Speakers:

Dr Francesco Branca, Director, Department of Nutrition for Health and Development (NHD)
Dr Carmen Casanovas, Technical Officer (NHD)
Ms Kaia Engesveen, Technical Officer (NHD)

Facilitator:

Dr Francesco Branca, Director (NHD)

Speakers will provide updates on the current activities to strengthen implementation and monitoring of the International Code of Marketing of Breast-milk Substitutes and subsequent World Health Assembly Resolutions.

The presentations will highlight:

  • the Network for Global Monitoring of the International Code of Marketing of Breast-milk Substitutes (NetCode)
  • the WHO/UNICEF e-learning course on the Code
  • Code implementation and monitoring by Member States for the Global information on Nutrition Actions (GINA)
  • Presentation
    pdf, 1.26Mb

    Disclaimer: The named authors alone are responsible for the views expressed in this presentation

Hosted by:

Evidence and Programme Guidance Unit, Department of Nutrition for Health and Development (NHD)

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