Resources for Infant and Young Child Feeding in Emergencies
During emergencies and disasters, infants and young children are vulnerable to infection, unable to care for themselves, and often unable to meet their feeding needs. Whether you’re an IBCLC, a lactation consultant, a nurse, or a parent, we have the tools and information to help before, during, and after disasters.
- CDC: Concerns Regarding Donations of Infant Formula and Infant Feeding Items During an Emergency
- Emergency Nutrition Network: Infant and Young Child Feeding in Emergencies: Operational Guidance for Emergency Relief Staff and Program Managers
- Baby Milk Action: Why Formula Donations Can Be a Risk – Examples from Ukraine and Myanmar