We want to see delivery of policy commitments to improve breastfeeding rates, mental health and wellbeing, and reducing childhood obesity.

Strategy is only useful if it is implemented. The challenge ahead is to deliver all of Welsh Government’s commitments at pace and at sufficient scale. Once done, future iterations of this report will show that we turned a corner in 2020 and beyond delivering real improvements in child health throughout Wales.

Dr David Tuthill, RCPCH Officer for Wales & Dr Ronny Cheung, RCPCH State of Child Health Clinical Lead

Read more about the evidence in Wales and our policy recommendations

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