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HIV and Infant Feeding: Framework for Priority Action

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Summary

Please note that these resources are from 2003, for updated information please refer to 'HIV and Infant Feeding: New Evidence and Programmatic Experience.' The purpose of this report is to recommend to governments key actions, related to infant and young child feeding, that cover the special circumstances associated with HIV/AIDS. The aim of these actions is to create and sustain an environment that encourages appropriate feeding practices for all infants, while scaling-up interventions to reduce HIV transmission. The report's intended audience includes national policy makers, program managers, regional advisory bodies, UN staff, professional bodies, nongovernmental organizations, and other interested stakeholders.