It is our aim to raise awareness: firstly amongst the nursing profession of what the SDGs are and why they matter; and, secondly, amongst the population, governments and other decision-makers, of the contributions nurses are already making to achieve the SDGs.Read More
The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) were adopted by the United Nations in 2015 to replace the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs). They contain 17 goals covering a broad range of sustainable development issues for the world, such as ending poverty, hunger, improving health and education, combating climate change...Read More
We have selected amazing case studies that show the work that nurses around the world are doing to improve access to health care, to educate populations, to address poverty, nutrition, clean energy, inequality, sustainability, innovation, justice and every other goal in the SDGs.Read More
We all know the famous quote by Mahatma Gandhi, “Be the change you wish to see in the world.” and, while it is a great sentiment, we are constantly being made to feel guilty for not doing our part. Nurses, through the profession they have chosen, make sacrifices day in and day out to help others. We are often held up as angels, role models, kind-hearted, giving, caring people. So how much more can we really do?Read More
NEW! DAY TICKETS FOR CONGRESS In order to meet the high demand for tickets to the ICN Congress in Singapore, we are pleased to announce that day tickets are now on sale! Get your entry to nursing’s top event in the link below!
With Congress starting next week, we are pleased to introduce the official Congress App, which will enable you to access all the latest and most relevant info about the event! Visit your app store and search "KIT Group" (look for the red icon pictured below).
Howard Catton, ICN’s Chief Executive Officer, who attended the March Summit, said: ‘We welcome the recognition in this report of the intimate relation between nurse staffing and patient safety. ICN sees these as two sides of the same coin. We must ensure safe staffing levels in order to ensure patient safety.’
Canadian Nurses Association and the International Council of Nurses co-host “Nursing. Power. Advocacy - Helping Nurses Deliver”, read the full press release below: