Roadshow showcases campaign across Australia

The Australian College of Nursing has taken Nursing Now on the road. The roadshow has generated support for the campaign across Australia, with events...

Joint statement brings nursing voice to Global Conference on Primary Health Care

ICN and Nursing Now call for nurses to work to full capacity to achieve vision of Astana Declaration Astana, Kazakhstan; Geneva, Switzerland; 26 October 2018...

Campaign Launches in Nepal

5 October 2018 The Nursing Now campaign was launched in Kathmandu, Nepal this week by the Nursing Association of Nepal. During the launch, leading nurses...

Launch of Nursing Now Nordic

Photo: Gudbjörg Pålsdottir, Nina Hahtela, Sineva Ribeiro, Grete Christensen, Oluva I Gong & Eli Gunhild By 25 September, 2018 Nursing Now Nordic was officially launched in Iceland...

African and Caribbean UK Health Care Diaspora Event

When: Monday 29th October 2018 16:00-19:00 Where: The Marquee, St Thomas’ Hospital, London Hosted By: Nursing Now and Zimbabwean Health Training Support           PLEASE NOTE: REGISTRATION...

Campaign Launches in Kenya

23 August 2018 Nursing Now Kenya was officially launched by Kenya's First Lady Margaret Kenyatta in Nairobi this Thursday. There were events held across the day,...

Germany Adopts New Regulations to Strengthen Nursing

  Photo Credit: Royal College of Nursing Please note the details in this article have been translated from German to English. To read the article in...

Joint Statement on Primary Health Care

In a joint statement responding to the World Health Organisation's draft declaration on Primary Health Care, Nursing Now and the International Council of Nurses...

Rwanda Launch Event

On 29 June 2018, Nursing Now was launched in Rwanda by Minister of Health, Dr Diana Gashumba, and President of the Rwanda Nurses and Midwives...

Pakistan announces new Nursing Forum

Mobile health clinic in Sindh, Pakistan. Credit: DFID/Vicki Francis Pakistan's Government has announced that it will establish a National Nursing Forum, which it aims to...

Articles

Articles and Coverage of Nursing Now July 2018 Open Access Government: Why the European Pillar of Social Rights should keep nurses in the profession  By Elisabeth Adams...

WHO Commission on NCDs publishes report

Thank you to everyone who contributed to the consultation run by the WHO Independent High-level Commission on Noncommunicable Diseases (NCDs). The voice of nursing...

Global Activity in June 2018

Highlights of June 2018 activities to promote the campaign around the world, featuring our supporters, staff, collaborators and board members: Nursing Now featured in Swiss...

Appointment of Executive Director

Dr Barbara Stilwell (right) at the US launch event for Nursing Now. Photo credit: Susan Allison-Dean Nursing Now is delighted to announce the appointment of...

Summary of the Triad meeting and Global Forum

Nursing Now featured prominently during the Global Forum for Government Chief Nursing and Midwifery Offices and Triad meeting, co-hosted by the World Health Organization...

Global activity – May 2018

Highlights of May 2018 activities to promote the campaign around the world, featuring our supporters, staff, collaborators and board members: Research shows that nurse numbers...

Joint statement: mobilising nurses and midwives on NCDs

Nurse listening to a patient in Jinja, Uganda. Credit Laura Elizabeth Pohl/Bread for the World The NCDs Commission web-based consultation is currently live until 16...

Jhpiego hosts Nursing Now launch event

Jhpiego President and CEO, Dr. Leslie Mancuso, Phd, RN, FAAN. 11 May update Jhpiego has launched a new nursing microsite, which celebrates nurses’ work around the world,...

Influencing the NCDs Commission: a guide

Image credit: UNMEER/Simon Ruf Call to action – influence the NCDs Commission Updated 10 May The High-level Commission on Noncommunicable Diseases (NCDs) is currently running a web-based consultation from 10-16...

Qatar Launch Event

(Left to right) Professor the Lord Darzi of Denham, Executive Chair, WISH; Sultana Afdhal, CEO, WISH; Her Excellency Dr. Hanan Mohamed Al Kuwari, Minister...

Uganda Launch Event

Nursing Now Uganda was launched on 22 March as part of the 3rd UK-East African Healthcare Summit, which took place in Kampala, Uganda. Our Co-Chair,...

Commonwealth Nurses and Midwives Conference

Our Global Campaign Manager Dr Catherine Hannaway spoke about the Nursing Now campaign at the 4th Commonwealth Nurses and Midwives (CNMF) Conference, held in...

UK Government announces global funding nurses

At Nursing Now’s launch event in London, UK International Development Minister Harriett Baldwin MP announced £5 million for the training of nurses and midwives...

Global Launch Celebrations

On Tuesday 27 February, Nursing Now held launch events and activities across the world, including the UK, Switzerland, Jamaica, USA, Jordan and South Africa. More than 30 countries were represented...

Global launch: Events and activities

On Tuesday 27 February, Nursing Now will hold launch events and activities across the world. Activities are planned in the UK, Switzerland, Jamaica, USA, Jordan and South...

Campaign backed by policy makers and nurse leaders

Nursing Now has been delighted to receive the backing of so many health policy makers and nurse leaders across the world. Supported by champions from...

South Africa launch event

Read a write-up of the event from the University of KwaZulu-Natal.  The International Council of Nurses (ICN) and its Tuberculosis/Multi-Drug Resistant Tuberculosis (TB/MDR-TB) Project hosted...

Chapel Hill, US launch event

Image credit: IntraHealth International IntraHealth International and the UNC Chapel Hill School of Nursing are co-hosting an official launch event for Nursing Now on Tuesday...

Uganda to host African launch

Image credit: Trevor Snapp for intraHealth International On Thursday 22 March, the Ugandan Ministry of Health and Uganda UK Health Alliance will host Nursing Now’s...

Institute for Healthcare Improvement Open School

Nursing Now global wants to make sure that all nurses and midwives across the globe, in every role at every level, are skilled and...

Making the Invisible Visible: The Triple Impact Report

Image credit: IntraHealth International On Tuesday 23 January, IntraHealth International and The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Nursing hosted an event to highlight how nursing improves gender...