Hakab Na - updates

Rappler's latest stories on Hakab Na


WATCH: Hundreds of Filipino moms show support for breastfeeding

Aug 06, 2018 - 4:02 PM

The annual event aims to draw public support for a government campaign to get more mothers to switch to breast milk from infant formula

SIMULTANEOUS. Filipino mothers participate in a breastfeeding event Sunday, August 5, 2018. Photo by Noel Celis/AFP

Hakab Na: 1,681 mothers simultaneously breastfeed to raise awareness

Aug 11, 2015 - 6:25 PM

Breastfeeding Pinays hope to encourage mothers to breastfeed and gather support to their advocacy

Counselors, breastfeeding moms: The A-team

Aug 28, 2013 - 5:01 PM

Breastfeeding isn’t instinctive It’s a learned skill that requires practice observation and support

SUPPORT SYSTEM? CHECK. Contrary to what most people think, breastfeeding is not easy. Counselors are there to teach and support.

Breastfeeding advocacy: Not an attack on formula feeding moms

Aug 18, 2013 - 7:43 PM

Breastfeeding is a public health issue and much remains to be done

FORMULA OR NATURAL? Breastfeeding advocacy does not seek to make formula feeders feel inadequate

The day moms came together to breastfeed

Aug 14, 2013 - 10:16 AM

Behind the scenes of Hakab Na 2013

ACROSS THE SEA. Breastfeeding Pinays in Singapore during Hakab Na! 2013. Photo from Escie Sebastian