Category News From LLLI

Letter to High Commissioner for Human Rights

Chief spokesperson for the Media Center of Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights: Ravina Shamdasani Dear Ravina, We write on behalf of the Advocacy, Networking and Action Committee, La Leche League International (LLLI) with regards to a tweet…

End Exploitative Marketing Open Letter

La Leche League International signs the @WHO/@UNICEF open letter and call in support of mothers and families, to #EndExploitativeMarketing practices used by the $55 billion formula milk industry. The World Health Organization recently published the report, “How marketing of formula…

INTERNATIONAL VOLUNTEER DAY

Thank you to all of our Leaders for the incredible work you are doing supporting families in this pandemic. He mihi nui ki nga Kaiarahi katoa mo to koutou mahi miharo e tautoko ana i nga whanau roto i tenei mate…

We Are La Leche League

At our recent online conference Celebrating Connections we presented a video – We Are La Leche League – to showcase some of the work our wonderful Leaders and entities do. You can watch it here:

News from LLLI, May-August 2021

Summary of LLLI activities, May-August 2021 In May we joined join with LLL entities, and countless other organizations and individuals around the world to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the International Code of Marketing of Breastmilk Substitutes. Read about our…

World Breastfeeding Week 2021: Protect Breastfeeding

This year the theme for World Breastfeeding Week (WBW) is Protect Breastfeeding: A Shared Responsibility​. Skip to: Protect Breastfeeding: A Shared Responsibility Skip to: Global Breastfeeding Advocacy Skip to: LLLI Resources for WBW Skip to: Collaborative Events – Get Involved Protect Breastfeeding:A Shared…

40th Anniversary of the International Code

On the 21 May, La Leche League (LLL) will join with countless other organisations and individuals around the world to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the International Code of Marketing of Breastmilk Substitutes! Introduction Global Breastfeeding Collective Event More About…

Becoming Welcoming

At La Leche League International (LLLI), the Board of Directors has actively sought input from Leaders and Administrators throughout the organization to determine what inclusivity means to those who volunteer, as well as those they support. In these discussions we…

65th Anniversary Logo Competition

La Leche League International is looking for a logo for our 65th Anniversary Conference celebrations! In October 2021 we mark the 65th anniversary of the first La Leche League (LLL) meeting. We will be celebrating throughout the year, culminating in…