General Breastfeeding Information

KellyMom Breastfeeding and Parenting
This website was developed to provide evidence-based information on breastfeeding and parenting.

Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine
A worldwide organization of physicians dedicated to the promotion, protection and support of breastfeeding and human lactation.

World Health Organization – Wereldgezondheidsorganisatie’s


Dutch Lactation Consultants – NVL
Nederlandse Vereniging voor Lactatiekundigen (NVL)

International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners (IBLCE)
IBLCE establishes the highest standards in lactation and breastfeeding care worldwide and certifies individuals who meet these standards

Volunteer organizations

La Leche League International

Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative
The Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative (BFHI) was launched by WHO and UNICEF in 1991. The initiative is a global effort to implement practices that protect, promote and support breastfeeding.


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