The International Code of Marketing of Breast-Milk Substitutes - 2017 Update

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Editors: World Health Organization
Number of pages: 18
Publication date: 2017
Languages: Chinese, English, Russian, Spanish
WHO reference number: WHO/NMH/NHD/17.1



Many people who have heard about the International Code of Marketing of Breast-milk Substitutes have expressed interest in knowing more about it.

The purpose of this booklet is to provide easy-to-read detailed information on specific questions related to the Code. It is intended for policy-makers, health workers and others concerned with the Code, as well as the general public.

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