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Unterstützung der IBFAN Erklärung zum “Aufruf zum Handeln” von WHO/UNICEF

Monday, October 26, 2020

La Leche League International (LLLI) hat als internationale Organisation zur Unterstützung des Stillens die Verantwortung, das Stillen durch die Einhaltung des Internationalen Kodex zu schützen, zu fördern und zu unterstützen. Im Respekt vor dieser Aufgabe und unseren Verpflichtungen gemäss dem Kodex müssen wir auf jeden Einfluss der Stillindustrie reagieren, der den Kodex weiter untergräbt. LLLI … Read More

Support for IBFAN’s Statement re WHO/UNICEF “Call to Action”

Monday, October 26, 2020

La Leche League International (LLLI), as an international breastfeeding support organization, has a responsibility to protect, promote, and support breastfeeding by upholding the International Code. In respect for that commitment and our obligations under the Code, we must respond to any influence by the formula industry that further undermines the Code. LLLI therefore wishes to … Read More

The Best Formula for Human Health and The Planet: Mother’s Milk

Friday, September 18, 2020

We are pleased to have contributed to an important new article published by the Sustainability Times, written in collaboration with World Alliance for Breastfeeding (WABA) and the Center for Biological Diversity. “The challenges facing breastfeeding parents illustrate the need to incorporate solutions that address both planetary health and human health.  For example, producing milk for … Read More

Welcome additions to the Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative

Thursday, August 6, 2020

We are delighted to share three new additions to the Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative (BFHI): a new Manual on BFHI for small, sick and premature newborns; an updated Training Course for maternity staff; and a first-ever Competency Verification Toolkit. The Toolkit and Training course will help facilities meet the 2018 Step 2 requirements to “Ensure … Read More

World Breastfeeding Week 2020

Friday, July 31, 2020

This year the theme for World Breastfeeding Week (WBW) is Support breastfeeding for a healthier planet! Skip to: Support Breastfeeding for a Healthier Planet Skip to: LLLI Resources for WBW Skip to: Some La Leche League Events Skip to: Collaborative Events – Get Involved! Skip to: Achieving Health Equity: Providing Skilled Breastfeeding Support Universally SUPPORT … Read More

Special Edition | 22 July 2020

Thursday, July 23, 2020

La Leche League International (LLLI) takes the protection and proper use of your information very seriously. Recently, we were made aware of a data breach through our third-party software company, Blackbaud. We are therefore informing you to explain the incident and provide you with steps you can take to protect yourself. What Happened? At this … Read More

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Black Lives Matter: “A Lived Experience”

Friday, June 5, 2020

A Statement from the La Leche League International Board of Directors and Executive Director ΕΛΛΗΝΙΚΆ  DEUTSCHE   FRANÇAIS ESPAÑOL La Leche League International (LLLI) mourns the devastating deaths that result from racism across the world and the lived experience of systematic racism. The deaths of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery in the USA, Kumanjayi Walker … Read More

El racismo es una crisis de salud pública.

Black Lives Matter: “Una experiencia vivida”

Friday, June 5, 2020

La Junta Directiva y la Directora Ejecutiva de la Liga de La Leche Internacional han emitido la siguiente declaración. La Liga de La Leche Internacional (LLLI) lamenta las devastadoras muertes que resultan del racismo en todo el mundo y la experiencia vivida del racismo sistemático. Las muertes de George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery en … Read More

Black Lives Matter: « Une expérience vécue »

Friday, June 5, 2020

Une déclaration du conseil d’administration et directeur exécutif de La Leche League International La Leche League International (LLLI) pleure les morts dévastatrices résultant du racisme à travers le monde et l’expérience vécue du racisme systémique. Les décès de George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery aux États-Unis, Kumanjayi Walker en Australie, Mido Macia en Afrique du … Read More

Rassismus ist eine Krise der öffentlichen Gesundheit.

Black Lives Matter: “Eine gelebte Erfahrung”

Friday, June 5, 2020

Eine Stellungnahme des Vorstands und der Geschäftsführerin von La Leche League International La Leche League International (LLLI) betrauert die verheerenden Todesfälle, die sich aus dem weltweiten Rassismus und der Praxis des systematischen Rassismus ergeben. Die Todesfälle von George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery in den USA, Kumanjayi Walker in Australien, Mido Macia in Südafrika, Belly … Read More