On World Day of Human Milk Donation – 19 May 2020, milk banks, healthcare professionals and families from more than 35 countries have come together to create a giant online photo mosaic containing inspirational messages from around the world to celebrate the day. Thank you to all milk donors for your gift of donor milk which saves babies’ lives and supports parents to breastfeed. Please join us in celebrating by sharing this photo album. #EveryDropMakesaDifference
The Global Alliance of Milk Banks and Associations (GAMBA) is a Virtual Collaborative Network of human milk bank leaders, with more than 80 members from around the world, who have come together to collaborate, share lessons, and build a global alliance. GAMBA aims to enhance communication as well as the sharing of data and maintenance of optimal practices and goals that have become even more urgent and meaningful as the world faces the COVID-19 pandemic.
Read our call-to-action for the greater support for and investment in milk bank infrastructure, research and innovation in the Lancet Child and Adolescent Health, and join with us to help more babies and mothers through the gift of donated milk.