News Room Press Releases ICN Press Releases 2017
ICN Press Releases 2017

ICN Press Releases 2017

Nurses’ involvement key to ensuring achievement of Universal Health Coverage (19 December 2017)

Guide to delivering high quality care for TB patients launched (12 December 2017)

ICN International Workforce Forum calls for planning and investment in human resources for health (04 December 2017)

International Council of Nurses welcomes WHO reports on global impact of substandard and falsified medicines (30 November 2017)

Lesotho Ministry of Health signs support for ICN Wellness Centre at 10-year anniversary celebration (28 November 2017)

Asian Nursing Workforce Forum addresses challenges facing nursing in the region (23 November 2017)

President of International Council of Nurses speaks at high-level Forum on Human Resources for Health (21 November 2017)

Nurses key to ending Tuberculosis in the sustainable development era (20 November 2017)

Health is a Human Right - International Council of Nurses announces new theme for International Nurses Day 2018 (16 November 2017)

ICN welcomes 35th partner to Fight the Fakes (6 November 2017)

Appointment of WHO Chief Nurse is good news for health care (12 October 2017)

International Council of Nurses holds inaugural Health Policy Summit (26 September 2017)

International Council of Nurses welcomes interim CEO (20 September 2017)

International Council of Nurses congratulates first cohort of graduates from Global Nursing Policy Leadership Institute (18 September 2017)

International Council of Nurses Announces CEO Departure (29 August 20107)

Regulation and Credentialing Summit: early bird pricing and special discounts on flights and hotel (28 July 2017)

Registration opens for International Council of Nurses Regulation and Credentialing Summit (3 July 2017)

New nurse leadership programme launched in China by International Council of Nurses and Johnson & Johnson (19 June 2017)

International Council of Nurses announces 2019 and 2021 Congresses (6 June 2017)

New President of International Council of Nurses, Annette Kennedy, announces her watchword: Together (2 June 2017)

WHO new Director General commits his support to nurses at ICN Congress (1 June 2017)

Sustainability and social determinants of health: key themes of final day of world’s largest nursing Congress (1 June 2017)

Safe staffing, social justice and gender advocacy raised as key issues for nursing  (1 June 2017)

Nurses’ role in sustainable health care, disasters and conflicts highlighted at International Council of Nurses’ Congress (30 May 2017)

International Council of Nurses and Jhpiego sign new partnership to increase capacity of nurses (30 May 2017)

“Over 8,000 nurses attend International Council of Nurses’ Congress”. First day focuses on Innovative primary care models and nurses responding to global health challenges (29 May 2017)

Taiwanese nurse chosen as inaugural recipient of Kim Mo Im Policy Innovation and Impact Award (28 May 2017)

Dr Linda Aiken and Professor Sheila Tlou receive prestigious Christiane Reimann Prize (28 May 2017)

Largest International Nurses’ Congress Kicks Off (28 May 2017)

Annette Kennedy elected as new President of the International Council of Nurses; ICN welcomes new Board of Directors (27 May 2017)

Lebanon and China rewarded for their NNAs’ innovative practice (27 May 2017)

“Migration is not a problem to be solved. It is a human reality to be managed.” Ambassador Swing addresses largest gathering of international nurse leaders (26 May 2017)

Nursing Voice Heard at World Health Assembly (22 May 2017)

International Nurses Day highlights the many ways nurses are leading the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (11 May 2017)

International Council of Nurses and European Wound Management Association: Partners in fight against antimicrobial resistance (05 May 2017)

International Council of Nurses calls for greater autonomy for nurses in immunisation (24 April 2017)

The 2017 FNIF International Achievement Award acknowledges outstanding work for the prevention of violence against women (18 April 2017)

Leading experts in disaster issues to speak at top nursing congress (11 April 2017)

“Depression; let’s talk” International Council of Nurses supports WHO’s World Health Day, campaign  (07 April 2017)

International Council of Nurses partners with World Continuing Education Alliance to improve nurses’ access to education (03 April 2017)

International Nurses Day gets a multimedia makeover in 2017 (31 March 2017)

World Tuberculosis Day: Unite to End TB (24 March 2017)

Gender experts to headline International Council of Nurses 2017 Congress (08 March 2017)

Applications open today for new ICN initiative to develop nurses’ policy skills (02 March 2017)

Last call for Early Bird registration for International Council of Nurses Congress (14 February 2017)