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31 July 2009 - Breastfeeding a crucial priority for child survival in emergencies

Tape#: 8423
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A nurse shows a new mother the correct way to breastfeed her baby in the maternity ward of Pottuvil Government Hospital in Sri Lanka’s eastern Ampara District. The facility serves 45,000 people, many of whom have been displaced.

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Production date: 30 July 2009

Duration: 2:53

Keywords: UNICEF, children, breastfeeding, emergencies, lactation consultants

Main shooting locations: NEW YORK, USA and Various file

Main sequences: UNICEF: On World Breastfeeding Week, UNICEF urges governments, aid workers and mothers worldwide to promote and support breastfeeding during emergencies. Optimal breastfeeding practise is the most effective intervention in reducing infant mortality. 

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