Did you know breastfeeding could save the lives of 1m children under 5 in developing countries every year?

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Posted by: Sue Atkins

Did you know breastfeeding could save the lives of 1m children under 5 in developing countries every year?

On the 20th anniversary of World Breastfeeding Week, UNICEF call on governments to bring in strong policies to support breastfeeding more – to prevent children dying from diseases like diarrhoea and pneumonia and to help them all survive and thrive.

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Find out more: http://uni.cf/OBHLJP

Pictured, a woman breastfeeds her baby under a mosquito net in Garin Badjini village, Niger. © UNICEF/NYHQ2010-3063/Giacomo Pirozzi

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