This short course seeks to grow the number of mothers in Kyrgyzstan who correctly breastfeed their children. The course aims to raise awareness among women about the benefits of exclusive breastfeeding, it promotes the development of a woman’s confidence and belief in successful breastfeeding, and teaches breastfeeding techniques.
This Kyrgyz-language course has 4 lessons:
Lesson 1 – Introduction
Lesson 2 – Benefits of breastfeeding
Lesson 3 – Breastfeeding techniques
Lesson 4 – Family member support during breastfeeding
The course will be disseminated in parenting schools in the primary health centres during childbirth preparation classes.