La malnutrition est la cause sous-jacente de 2,7 millions de décès d’enfants de moins de cinq ans chaque année, soit 45% de tous les décès d’enfants. Une nutrition optimale les deux premières années de vie est essentielle pour promouvoir une croissance et un développement sains. Pour améliorer la survie de l’enfant, il est donc important…

This report, authored by Save the Children UK and endorsed by Helen Keller International, highlights the rapid growth of the market for baby milk formula and its potential to threaten the lives and the health of millions of vulnerable children. While recognizing the need for certain infants to be formula-fed and the right of mothers…

This research poster was presented by Mary Champeny at the 21st Annual Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine Conference held in Washington, D.C.. from 13-16 October 2016. Click the “View Resource” button below to download.  

This research poster was presented by Mary Champeny at the Nutrition and Nurture in Infancy and Childhood: Bio-Cultural Perspectives Conference held 12th – 14th June 2017 in Grange Over Sands, Cumbria, UK. Click the “View Resource” button below to download.  

This research poster was presented by Mary Champeny at the International Union of Nutrition Scientists 21st International Congress of Nutrition held in Buenos Aires, Argentina from 15-20 October 2017. Click the “View Resource” button below to download.  

Resumen de políltica sobre la resolución WHA69.9 English version available here. Version française ici.  

Document de Politique Générale. English version available here. Versión en español disponible aquí.

CODEX ALIMENTARIUS MUST PUT SAVING CHILDREN’S LIVES FIRST Codex Alimentarius is a joint body of the World Health Organisation (WHO) and Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) that develops harmonized international food standards, guidelines and codes of practice to protect the health of consumers and ensure fair practices in food trade. Codex plays a critical role…

This brief summarizes a forthcoming decision to be made at the next meeting of Codex, also known as Codex Alimentarius, which is a joint body of the Food and Agricultural Organization and the World Health Organization.  Describing the review that the Codex Committee on Nutrition and Foods for Special Dietary Uses will conduct of the…

This policy brief helps country governments, non-governmental organizations and private companies understand and adopt the World Health Organization Guidance on Ending the Inappropriate Promotion of Foods for Infants and Young Children. Helen Keller International’s Assessment & Research on Child Feeding (ARCH) project collaborated with the World Health Organization (WHO), the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF),…