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Useful Resources

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World Bank Call to Action

New Lancet Commission on Women's Health

Midwifery Services Framework ICM:

New ICM Midwifery Services Framework (MSF) 
Midwifery Services Framework Guidelines for Developing SRMNAH Services by Midwives.pdf

Global Strategy on Human Rescources for Health: Workforce 2030

GAPFON press release – Global Advisory Panel on the Future of Nursing, First Regional MeetingFuture of Nursing, First Regional Meeting

GNWHOCC Presentation – Overview WHO CCs and Strategic PlanPlan

Report of the High-Level Commission on Health Employment and Economic Growth - Working for health and growth: investing in the health workforce



WHO: Synthesis Paper of Thematic Working Groups - Health Workforce 2030.  Accessible at WHO website here.

WHO annual events calendar

WHO Collaborating Centre Database

WHO: Networks of Collaborating Centres

World Health Report 2013. Website here.

World Health Report 2010

World Health Report 2008

Zika Virus and Potential Complications 

The Future of the Nursing and Midwifery Workforces: Triad Communique 2016

WHO Global Forum for Government Chief Nursing and Midwifery Officers




Bangkok Platform for Action

Chiang Mai Declaration

Directory of Grants and Fellowships in the Global Health Sciences

Global Standards for the Initial Education of Professional Nurses and Midwives

Islamabad Declaration

Kampala Declaration

Ribeirão Preto Declaration

Nightingale Declaration

The 2010 International Year of the Nurse (IYNurse)



Video - Nurses and Midwives: Now More Than Ever for a Healthy World!
This timely work portrays the vital role of nurses and midwives who are, essential to reducing maternal and child death worldwide — two critical concerns — of the 2010 G-8 and G-20 Summits in Canada, the UN Economic and Social Council and the UN Millennium Development Goals Summit in July and September, 2010, in NYC.

 Video -  WHO: The many paths towards universal health coverage



69th World Health Assembly

68th WHA documentation on WHO website here.

WHA68.2 - Global technical strategy and targets for malaria 2016-2030

WHA68.5 - The recommendations of the Review Committee on Second Extensions for Establishing National Public Health Capacities and on IHR Implementation

WHA68.6 - Global vaccine action plan

WHA68.7 - Global action plan on antimicrobial resistance

WHA68.9 - Framework of engagement with non-State actors

WHA68.15 - Strengthening emergency and essential surgical care and anaesthesia as a component of universal health coverage

WHA68.18 - Global strategy and plan of action on public health, innovation and intellectual property

World Health Assembly Resolution 54.12 on Strengthening health services delivery

World Health Assembly Resolution 59.23 on Rapid scaling up of health workforce production

World Health Assembly Resolution 59.27 on Strengthening Nursing and Midwifery

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