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Here is a selection of breastfeeding support organisations and campaigning groups.

1. Breastfeeding support and information

Association of Breastfeeding Mothers (ABM), PO Box 207, Bridgwater, Somerset, TA6 7YT, UK, t: +44 (0)444 122 949, e: counselling (at) abm.me.uk web: www.abm.me.uk

Australian Breastfeeding Assocation (ABA), 1818-1822 Malvern Rd, East Malvern VIC 3145, Australia, ABN 64 005 081 523. t: +61 3 98850855, f: +61 3 98850866, e: info (at) breastfeeding.asn.au web: www.breastfeeding.asn.au

Australian Lactation Consultants Association, PO Box 4248, Manuka, ACT 2503, Australiat: 02 6260 3099, f: 02 6282 7191 e: info (at) alca.asn.au web: www.alca.asn.au

The Breastfeeding Network (BfN), PO Box 11126, Paisley, PA2 8YB, UK, t: +44 (0)844 412 4664, e: breastfeedingnetwork (at) googlemail.com web: www.breastfeedingnetwork.org.uk

International Lactation Consultant Association (ILCA), 1500 Sunday Drive, Suite 102, Raleigh, North Carolina, 27607, USA, t: (919) 861 5577, f: (919) 787 4916e: info (at) ilca.org, web: www.ilca.org

Lactation Consultants of Great Britain (LCGB), PO Box 56, Virginia Water, Surrey, GU25 4WB, UK, e: info (at) lcgb.org web: www.lcgb.org

La Leche League Great Britain (LLLGB), PO Box 29, West Bridgford, Nottingham, NG2 7NP, UK, t: +44 (0)845 456 1844, e: enquiries (at) laleche.org.uk, web: www.laleche.org.uk

La Leche League International (LLLI), PO Box 4079, Schaumburg, IL 60168-4079, USA, t: 1 847 519 7730, f: 1 847 969 0460 web: www.llli.org

Little Angels, 13-15  Railway Road, Darwen, Lancashire, BB3 2RJ, UK, t: 01254 772929, web: www.littleangels.org.uk

National Childbirth Trust (NCT), Alexandra House, Oldham Terrace, London, W3 6NH, UK Breastfeeding Helpline: +44 (0)300 330 0771web: www.nctpregnancyandbabycare.org

Real Baby Milk CIC, t: 05601 536629, e: admin (at) realbabymilk.org, web: www.realbabymilk.org

UNICEF UK Baby Friendly Initiative, UNICEF House, 30a Great Sutton Street, London, EC1V 0DU, UK t: 020 7490 2388, web: www.babyfriendly.org.uk

Wellstart International, P.O. Box 602, Blue Jay, CA 92317, USA, e: info (at) wellstart.org, web: www.wellstart.org

World Alliance for Breastfeeding Action (WABA), WABA Secretariat, PO Box 1200, 10850 Penang, Malaysiat: 60 4 6584816, f: 60 4 6572655, e: waba (at) streamyx.com web: www.waba.org.my

2. International Agencies

International Labour Organisation (ILO), 4 route des Morillons, CH-1211 Genève 22, Switzerlandt: +41 (0) 22 799 6111, f: +41 (0) 22 798 8685, e: ilo (at) ilo.org web: www.ilo.org

International Pediatric Association, 1-3 rue de Chantepoulet, PO Box 1726, CH-1211 Genève 1, Switzerland, t: +41 (0) 22 906 9152, f: +41 (0) 22 732 2852, web: www.ipa-world.org

UNICEF, 3 UN Plaza, 44th Street between 1st & 2nd Avenues, New York, NY 10038, USA, t: (+1) 212 326 7000, f: (+1) 212 887 7465, web: www.unicef.org or Palais des Nations, 1211 Genève 10, Switzerland, t: (+41) 22 909 5111, f: (+41) 22 909 5900, web: www.unicef.org

United Nations High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR), Case Postale 2500, 1211 Genève 2 Dépot, Switzerland, t: (+41) 22 739 8111, web: www.unhcr.org

World Health Organisation (WHO), Avenue Appia 20, 1211 Geneva 27, Switzerland, t: + 41 22 791 21 11 f: + 41 22 791 31 11, web: www.who.int

Relevant departments: WHO Department of Child and Adolescent Health and Development (cah (at) who.int); WHO Department of HIV/AIDS (hiv-aids (at) who.int); WHO Department of Nutrition for Health and Development (nutrition (at) who.int)

3. International Baby Food Action Network – IBFAN.

Co-ordinating Offices:

IBFAN Africa, Centre Point, Cnr of Tin and Walker Streets, Mbabane, Swazilande: ibfanswd (at) realnet.co.sz
IBFAN Afrique Francophone, Co-ordination Régionale, 01 B.P 1776 Ouagadougou 01, Burkina Fasoe: ibfanfan (at) fasotnet.bf
IBFAN América Latina, Cefemina, Apartado Postal 5355, San Jose 1000, Costa Rica CA, e: cefemina (at) sol.racsa.co.cr
IBFAN Argentina, AV Corrientes 1922 V.P 12, Of 125 1045, Buenos Aires, Argentina, e: fvallone (at) intramed.net.ar
IBFAN Asia Pacific (Breastfeeding Promotion Network of India), BP-33 Pitampura, Delhi 110088, India, e: agupta (at) bpni.org and ritarun (at) vsni.com
IBFAN Brasil, Caixa Postal 34, Paraguaçu-SP, Brazile: coordenacao (at) ibfan.org.br
IBFAN Caribbean, Co-ordinator Programa de Lactancia Materna, Secretaria del Estado de Salud Publica, Av. Enriquillo No 58, Edif. Rhina, Apto 10,Los Caciazagos, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic, e: clavelsanchez (at) codetel.net.do
IBFAN Europe, IBFAN-GIFA, Avenue de la Paix 11, 1202 Geneva, Switzerland, t: (+41) 22 798 9164, f: (+41) 22 798 4443, e: info (at) gifa.org website: www.gifa.org
IBFAN North America, INFACT Canada, 10 Trinity Square, Toronto M5G 1BI, Ontario PO Box 781, Canadae: infact (at) ftn.net

Other relevant IBFAN groups:

Baby Milk Action, 34 Trumpington Street, Cambridge, CB2 1QY, UKt: (+44) 1223 464420, f: (+44) 1223 434471e: info(at) babymilkaction.org, web: www.babymilkaction.org

IBFAN New Zealand, Infant Feeding Association of New Zealand, PO Box 35-252, Christchurch 8640, New Zealand, t: 03 354 9249, f: 03 323 7179, e: info (at) ifanz-ibfan.org.nz

IBFAN Penang (International Code Documentation Centre – ICDC), PO Box 19, 10700 Penang, Malaysia. e: ibfan@tn.net.my

National Alliance for Breastfeeding Advocacy (NABA), 254 Conant Road, Weston, MA 02493-1756, USA, f: 1 781-893-8608, web: www.naba-breastfeeding.org

4. Other Relevant Groups and Networks

Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine, 140 Huguenot Street, 3rd floor, New Rochelle,  New York 10801, USA, t: (800) 990 4ABM (USA toll free), (914) 740 2115, f: (914) 740 2101 Attn: ABM, e: abm (at) bfmed.org, web: www.bfmed.org

Baby Feeding Law Group (BFLG) c/o Baby Milk Action, 34 Trumpington Street, Cambridge, CB2 1QY, UK, t: (+44) 1223 464420, f: (+44) 1223 434471, web: www.babyfeedinglawgroup.org.uk

Breastfeeding Manifesto Coalition c/o Alexandra House, Oldham Terrace, London, W3 6NH, UKt: (+44) 20 8752 2419, web: www.breastfeedingmanifesto.org.uk

Emergencies Nutrition Network (ENN), 32 Leopold Street, Oxford OX4 1TW, UKt: (+44) 1865 324996, f: (+44) 1865 324997e: office (at) ennonline.net, web: www.ennonline.net

Human Milk Banking Association of North America (HMBANA), 1500 Sunday Drive, Suite 102, Raleigh, North Carolina, 27607, USA, t: (919) 861-4530: info (at) hmbana.org, web: www.hmbana.org

UK Association for Milk Banking (UKAMB), The Milk Bank, Queen Charlotte’s and Chelsea Hospital, Du Cane Road, Hammersmith, London W12 OHS, UK, t: +44 (0)20 8383 3559: info (at) ukamb.org, web: www.ukamb.org

Women’s Environment Network (WEN)PO Box 30626, London, E1 1TZ, UKt: (+44) 207 481 9004, f: (+44) 207 481 9144, e: info (at) wen.org.uk, web: www.en.org.uk

5. Infant Feeding Industry Associations

The European Association of Dietetic Food Manufacturers (IDACE), 194, Rue de Rivoli, 75001 Paris, Francet: +33 1 53 45 87 87, f: +33 1 53 45 87 80, e: info (at) idace.org, web: www.idace.org

Infant and Dietetic Food Association (IDFA), 6 Catherine Street, London, WC2B 5JJt: 0207 836 2460, f: 0207 420 7119/ 7104, e: idfa (at) idfa.org.uk, web: www.idfa.org.uk

International Association of Infant Food Manufacturers (IFM/ISDI), no street address, contact form available on website: www.ifm.net

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