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South American Nursing Summit

Dr. Marlen Calvo Solano, member of the ICN Board, has participated at the 1st South American Nursing Summit in Paraguay which has established the South American Nursing Council.
The 1st South American Nursing Summit was held 14-15 August in Asunción, Paraguay, and gathered nurses from associations in Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Costa Rica, Paraguay, Peru, El Salvador and Uruguay in order to reflect about current and future challenges and concretise agreements for strengthening communication and solidarity of nursing in South America. The nursing leaders participating in the Summit have created the South American Nursing Council with the objectives of ensuring the leadership development of nurses in the region, strengthening the engagement of nurses at governmental level and their participation at policy tables and making progress in the regulation of the nursing education and nursing professional practice.

Last Updated on Friday, 09 October 2015 01:00