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WS 23

Press Release

12 August 2022
Nursing students report on experience at World Health Assembly

Recognising the importance of giving student nurses a voice at the highest levels, ICN was pleased to give nursing students the opportunity to attend the 75th World Health Assembly in May 2022

WS 24

Press Release

11 August 2022
ICN calls for stronger codes for ethical recruitment of nurses and investment in nursing education

Several BBC news outlets have recently reported on the over-reliance of many high-income countries on foreign-trained nurses, quoting ICN's warning that the shortage of healthcare workers is the greatest threat to global health

WS 22

Press Release

2 August 2022
ICN #NursesForPeace – Campaign Update - 02 August 2022

Nurses across the world have shown their solidarity and support for nurses in Ukraine and other areas of conflict by donating to the International Council of Nurses (ICN) #NursesForPeace campaign humanitarian fund. Their generous contributions are helping nurses and their families who remain in Ukraine, and those who have been displaced internally and to other countries.

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Nursing

29 July 2022
Chief Nurse Blog: Nursing Matters July 2022

Leveraging Nursing for Digital Health Systems

PR 26

Press Release

25 July 2022
Monkeypox - “Protect nurses, combat stigma” says International Council of Nurses

ICN today called for protection of nurses and other healthcare workers who are caring for patients infected with the monkeypox virus. The World Health Organization has declared monkeypox a global health emergency with more than 16 thousand reported cases from 75 countries and territories, and five deaths

WS 21

Press Release

21 July 2022
ICN publishes report on the 75th World Health Assembly meeting in Geneva, Switzerland

The WHA is the supreme decision-making body of WHO and its annual meeting is attended by delegations from all 194 of WHO’s Member States, as well as by representatives of “Non-State Actors” (NSAs) that are in official relations.

PR 25

Press Release

19 July 2022
Impact of COVID on violence against healthcare – report published by ICN, ICRC, IHF and WMA

Survey results show that the COVID-19 pandemic has worsened violence against healthcare, with a documented increase of incidents in many countries.

PR 24

Press Release

14 July 2022
New reports reveal nurses are underpaid, undervalued and face larger gender pay gap than other sectors

PR 23

Press Release

13 July 2022
ICN Congress 2023: Call for Abstracts launched

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29 June 2022
ICN joins other healthcare organisations in expressing its deep concern at US Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v Wade

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Nursing

24 June 2022
Chief Nurse Blog: Nursing Matters June 2022

The month's blog will recognize nursing students as they transition to graduates.

PR 22

Press Release

24 June 2022
ICN calls for increased international humanitarian aid to Afghanistan