International Lactation Consultant Association (ILCA)

PMNCH constituency

Non-governmental organization

Focal point

Hannah Abernethy

Position

Assistant to the Executive Director

Health focus

  • Advocacy
  • Education
  • Health system strengthening
  • Maternal and Child health
  • Newborn health
  • Nutrition
  • Sexual and Reproductive health

Strategic objective(s)

  • Provide innovative education and networking.
  • Provide access to and interpretation of lactation research.
  • Build capacity for future leaders.
  • Champion the IBCLC as the premier lactation credential.
  • Advance breastfeeding on the global agenda.

Mission statement

To advance the International Board Certified Lactation Consultant profession worldwide through leadership, advocacy, professional development, and research.

GENERAL INFORMATION

Website:

Organization e-mail:

admin@ilca.org

Full address:

2501 Aerial Center Parkway, Suite 103
Morrisville, NC 27560, USA

Country:

United States of America

Telephone:

(919) 459-6083

Scope of work:

International

WHO Region:

Americas