World Breastfeeding Day

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Wajir Deputy Governor H.E Hon. Abdihafid Abdullahi was today the chief guest at World Breast Feeding Week ceremony held at Wajir Referal Hospital. Breastfeeding is one of the most effective ways to save and improve the lives of children under the age of 5.

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Wajir County Department of Health together with other stakeholders will implement Hospital Baby Friendly Initiative Policy in all health facilities to initiate exclusive breastfeeding from 0 to 6 months and tracking of breastfeeding through High Impact Nutrition Intervention (HINI) indicators.

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