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IFE policy - World Vision

Author: World Vision
Resource type: Official

To ensure effective infant feeding practices and avoidance of harm to children, World Vision has set an internal policy regarding the procurement and use of milk and milk-derived products in field programmes, in both emergency and non-emergency contexts. This policy is reviewed on a periodic basis to ensure alignment with the latest technical findings and standards. The 2007 version of World Vision’s Milk Policy was updated in 2011 to include the recommendations in the World Health Organization’s (WHO) 2010 Guidelines on HIV and Infant Feeding.

(IFE policy of World Vision based on the Operational Guidance, as modified above..

For a generic version of an IFE policy based on Operational Guidance 2.1, 2007 produced by the IFE Core Group see: IFE POLICY - GENERIC in this resource library under Policies and Strategies.)

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World Vision (2007). IFE policy - World Vision. www.ennonline.net/ifepolicyworldvision