Boards and Committees

Committee on Promotion of Breastfeeding

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A. Terms of Reference

  1. To advise the Government on strategies and action plans to protect, promote, and support breastfeeding as the norm for infant and young child feeding in Hong Kong;
  2. To advise the Government on measures to encourage different sectors in the community to put in place breastfeeding friendly facilities and measures; and
  3. To oversee the planning and monitor the implementation of programmes, services or initiatives to protect, promote and support breastfeeding.

B. Membership

Chairman : Under Secretary for Health
Members : Hong Kong Medical Association
Hong Kong Nutrition Association
Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative Hong Kong Association
Hong Kong College of Paediatricians
Hong Kong College of Nursing
Hong Kong Private Hospitals Association
School of Public Health, The University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong College of Community Medicine
Hong Kong Dietitians Association
Hong Kong Committee for UNICEF
Women’s Commission
Hong Kong Midwives Association
Obstetrical and Gynaecological Society of Hong Kong
Hong Kong College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists
Hong Kong Doctors Union
Hospital Authority
Hong Kong Academy of Nursing
Hong Kong Academy of Medicine
Jockey Club School of Public Health and Primary Care,
Chinese University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong Breastfeeding Mothers’ Association
Family Council
Hong Kong College of Family Physicians
Dr LEUNG Wing-cheong
Prof. TIWARI Fung-yee, Agnes
Dr TAM Yat-cheung, Alfred
Mr NG Chak-hang
Miss CHONG Ching-wing
Ms HSU Mei-kuen, Iris
Secretary : Consultant Community Medicine (Family and Student Health), Department of Health

C. Enquiry

Address : Room 1308, 13/F, Guardian House
32 Oi Kwan Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong.
(Attn: Dr FUNG Ka-wai)
Email :
18 Mar 2024