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Table 4 Adherence to part 1 of innocenti declaration

From: Historical-qualitative analysis of breastfeeding trends in three OECD countries

  Year National Breastfeeding Committee Established Policy Encourages mothers to breastfeeding soon after birth? Policy encourages mothers to breastfeed exclusively for 6 months? Policy encourages mothers to breastfeed up to 2 years of age? Policy implements the Ten Steps for Healthy Breastfeeding? National Breastfeeding Coordinator?
Ireland 1994 No Yes No Yes Yes; 2001
Sweden Voluntary group; 1973
National Committee; 2009
Yes Yes No Yes No
United States 1998 Yes No No Yes Yes; 1998
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