Infant and Young Child Feeding in Emergencies: Operational Guidance for Emergency Relief Staff and Programme Managers

Summary: Careful attention to infant feeding and support for good practice can save lives. This practical manual provides concise, non-technical guidance on appropriate infant and young child feeding in emergencies. Some elements are also relevant to non-emergency settings. It is intended for emergency relief staff and programme managers of all agencies working in emergency programmes, including national governments, United Nations agencies, national and international non-governmental organisations and donors. It applies in emergency situations in all countries.

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