Welcome to International Babywearing Week! International Babywearing Week (IBW) is a week-long opportunity to celebrate, promote, advocate for, and focus media attention on the many benefits of babywearing.
We invite non-profit babywearing groups around the world to participate in IBW by registering as Official Celebrating Organizations. These organizations join the celebration by hosting online and in-person events throughout the week. Babywearing International will promote IBW through this website, blog, Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook accounts with contests, awards, giveaways, and other interactive events.
International Babywearing Week 2018 will be held October 1 – 9, 2018 and will be celebrating the theme “Babywearing Has….”
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