Breastfeeding support in the workplace: a global guide for employers

On October 16, 2019, Eva Ramírez a woman of the community of Chicoy, Todos Santos, Huehuetenango, Guatemala is breastfeeding her son, Junior Chales Ramírez (16 months old).


This document provides recommendations that aim to help employers establish breastfeeding rooms and supportive workplace environments for workers and their families. It highlights the benefits of breastfeeding support for the company, for the mother and child, and for society and the environment and offers advice on how to provide breastfeeding support during COVID-19. 

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