Without power?  No refrigeration?

The American Academy of Pediatrics states:

In an emergency
• There may be no clean drinking water.
• There may be no sterile environment.
• It may be impossible to ensure cleaning and sterilization of feeding utensils.

The cleanest, safest food for an infant is human milk.

Below is a list of resources for those looking for detailed information about breastfeeding during emergencies:

IBFAN (International Baby Food Action Network)http://www.ibfan.org/fact-feeding_emergency.html


Transcript from WHO podcast from 2009: The importance of breastfeeding during emergencies