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
Today is #WorldHealthDay and we celebrate all nurses who make access to quality and affordable care a reality! #HealthForAll
Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus shows his support for International Nurses Day - #IDN2019 launched today. Make sure you get your copy by downloading it in the link: tinyurl.com/y57r9pgo ICN President Annette Kennedy and CEO Howard Catton also met with WHO Director General to discuss ahead of ICN congress and the Year of Nurses and Midwives. Stay Tuned! read the full press release on the official launch of the IND resources and evidence document! https://www.icn.ch/news/nurses-voice-lead-health-all
Our Annual report for 2018 has been released today. Available only in English, you can read it directly on our website at the link below. Previous reports are also available on there.
"Nurses play a critical role in improving case detection, initiating patients on appropriate treatment, providing ongoing support to patients and improving treatment outcomes." says @carrie_tudor Read more on tinyurl.com/y4xnnac9 #ItsTimetoEndTB