Breast feeding and The Sustainable Development agenda

Published on:September 2016
Indian Journal of Pharmacy Practice, 2016; 9(3):144-146
Review Article | doi:10.5530/ijopp.9.3.2

Breast feeding and The Sustainable Development agenda

Authors and affiliation (s):

Shingirai Miranda Katsinde, Sunitha Chandrasekhar Srinivas

Faculty of Pharmacy, Rhodes University, P.O Box 94, Grahamstown, South Africa, 6139


Breast feeding and exclusive breastfeeding practices are essential for infant and young child growth and development. The advantages of breastfeeding and exclusive breastfeeding contribute to the sustainable development as a core practice which not only affects children, but also adults and the world at large.

Key words: Breastfeeding, Exclusive breastfeeding, Sustainable development goals, Global agenda, Infant feeding


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