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Community Partnership Agreement Signed Between MOH and Breastfeeding Association
17 August 2021

​The Ministry of Health (MOH), as represented by the Breastfeeding Promotion Program, signed on Tuesday, the 9th of Muharram, 1443H, corresponding to the 17th of August, 2021, a community partnership agreement with the Breastfeeding Association. It aims to reinforce partnership and cooperation to promote and encourage breastfeeding, as well as raise community awareness by training female trainers and guides to breastfeed. 

In addition, the agreement targets strengthening cooperation in scientific, training, and development fields. Furthermore, it aims to form working teams that comprise specialists from both parties to activate all areas of cooperation.

Noteworthy, the Breastfeeding Promotion Program is an international health program represented by the Nutrition General Department as the national coordinator of the program. It is mainly concerned with coordinating and monitoring devising policies that support breastfeeding and increasing its rates across the Kingdom.  

Last Update : 18 August 2021 07:04 AM
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