WHO and UNICEF celebrate 25 years of Baby-friendly Hospital Initiative

By Diana Estevez, Consultant, Department of Nutrition for Health and Development, WHO.  Featured photo: BFHI Congress participants, Geneva – October 2016. Exclusive breastfeeding is a cornerstone of child survival and is the best feeding for newborns, as breast milk shapes the baby’s microbiome, strengthens the immune system, and reduces the...

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Productive Every Newborn metrics facility-based research site visits

Following the ENAP Research Design Workshop for Facility Based Metrics held in April 2016, ENAP metrics team and research partners have been working hard towards implementing the first step on the measurement improvement roadmap relating to facility-based testing of coverage indicators for selected interventions for Every Newborn Action Plan and...

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