US delegation to the World Health Assembly reportedly deployed threats to try and browbeat nations into backing off the resolution
Advocates for improved nutrition for babies have expressed outrage over reports that the Trump administration bullied other governments in an attempt to prevent the passage of an international resolution promoting breastfeeding.
The US delegation to the World Health Assembly in Geneva reportedly deployed threats and other heavy-handed measures to try and browbeat...
The US got Ecuador to back down from a breastfeeding resolution by threatening trade retaliation and pulling military aid.
These days, the United States is on the outside looking in when it comes to global consensus on many things: Climate change, the Iran deal, and breastfeeding. Yes, you read that correctly. Breastfeeding. This spring at the World Health Assembly, the United States fought a resolution to encourage breast-feeding, according to a new report by the New […]