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The good, the bad and the ugly: silver linings from WHA71

This week, the story of how the United States obstructed the passage of a resolution on infant and young child feeding at the World Health Assembly (WHA) in Geneva in May 2018 hit the mainstream media. The SafelyFed Canada team attended the WHA in support of the side event we co-sponsored, which featured a screening [...]

By |July 9th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Malnutrition Deeply: Moment of reckoning at WHA

June 7 2018 article from Malnutrition Deeply on the battle to keep science and public health ahead of corporate interests at the World Health Assembly.   https://www.newsdeeply.com/malnutrition/articles/2018/06/07/a-moment-of-reckoning-for-nutrition-advocates-at-the-wha

By |June 9th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

MyMcMurray today: Fort McMurray adopts emergency infant feeding policy

A May 29 2018 article on the wrap-up of phase 1 of the Wood Buffalo Infant Feeding in Emergencies Project. https://www.mymcmurray.com/2018/05/29/rmwb-adopts-feeding-emergencies-policy/

By |May 30th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

CBC News: Fort Mac Project

May 13 2018 article from the CBC, interviewing Jodine Chase on the rational and outcome of the Wood Buffalo Infant and Young Child Feeding Project, funded by a Red Cross Fort McMurray Wildfire Recovery Grant and headed by the Wood Buffalo Woman and Baby Care Association. https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/edmonton/fort-mcmurray-wildfire-response-breastfeeding-1.4660636

By |May 14th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Breastfeeding for the apocalypse, highlighting IYCFE

http://www.corporateknights.com/channels/health-and-lifestyle/breastfeeding-for-the-apocalypse-15161652/ January 17 2018 article in Corporate Knights magazine, highlighting three projects on which SafelyFed Canada staff and volunteers have assisted or consulted (Puerto Rico, Fort McMurray, Montreal).  

By |January 18th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Milton Reporter: Tigers returns to Canada, May 1

https://miltonreporter.ca/2017/04/19/safelyfed-canada-brings-tigers-back-to-toronto-may-1-kicking-off-national-series-of-screenings/

By |April 30th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments