Global Breastfeeding Webinar Series 2018: 1,000 Days & Upswell

We are proud to announce the Global Breastfeeding Webinar Series, where 1,000 Days and Upswell experts will offer free training to breastfeeding advocates around the world on how to utilize social media to promote, protect and support breastfeeding in the lead up to World Breastfeeding Week and National Breastfeeding Month (U.S.) in August.

Save your spot for this important series:

*Aside from an opportunity to collaborate with your peers, participation in this series includes social media advertising credits.


Webinar 1 | The Potential of Social Media for Advocacy
June 21 at 9:00 EDT / 14:00 CET

The right tactics on Facebook can shatter stigma, spread lifesaving information, and more. On this webinar, we will explore real-world results from nonprofits around the globe. By the end of it you will have a sense of the giant opportunity to make World Breastfeeding Week and National Breastfeeding Month 2018 an unprecedented success.

Webinar 2 | Content Strategy & Audience Engagement on Facebook
June 28 at 9:00 EDT / 14:00 CET

Using lessons learned directly from organizations around the globe, this session will help you uncover strategies and tactics to engage more people on Facebook. We will also take an in-depth look at the qualities of the audience proven to spread credible messages about the benefits of breastfeeding.

Webinar 3 | Storytelling Part 1: By the Numbers
July 12 at 9:00 EDT / 14:00 CET

Compelling numbers are an important part of advocating for greater breastfeeding support – but only with the right packaging. By the end of this webinar, you will be able to use the powerful statistics about breastfeeding to make a convincing argument on social media.

Webinar 4 | Storytelling Part 2: By the People
July 19 at 9:00 EDT / 14:00 CET

Data moves minds, but stories move hearts. Storytelling has the power to make the world a healthier and more just place. This final webinar will show you how to tie everything together by collecting and sharing stories on social media

Webinar 5 | 2018 World Breastfeeding Week Kickoff
July 26 at 9:00 EDT / 14:00 CET

Let’s put everything that we learned together and into action this World Breastfeeding Week and National Breastfeeding Month. During this webinar, we will share tools- including a social media guide- to truly pump-up the volume on breastfeeding this World Breastfeeding Week and National Breastfeeding Month.

Please note: If you are a program manager, advocate or communicator who understands the need to boost the quantity and quality of content on breastfeeding, this webinar series is for you. Sign up for the Global Breastfeeding Webinar Series below.