Only three African countries are expected to meet the global target for exclusive breastfeeding, “an unparalleled source of nutrition for newborns and infants, no matter where they are born,” according to a global health expert.

The three nations, Guinea-BissauRwanda, and São Tomé and Príncipe, are singled out in a new study from the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME) at the University of Washington’s School of Medicine. 

Read more below.

https://www.healthynewbornnetwork.org/news-item/breastfeeding-despite-progress-only-three-african-nations-expected-to-meet-global-goal/

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