Coming next week… 

22nd February, 4 pm (GMT)
The role of the Advanced Nurse Practitioner in achieving UHC & related SDGs

Next week the Eastern Mediterranean Hub of the Challengers’ Committeewill host a webinar to discuss the role of the Advanced Nurse Practitioner in low and middle-income countries with a focus on UHC & related SDGs.

Speakers include:

  • Michelle Acorn, Chief Nursing Officer, International Council of Nurses
  • Maryjane Estrada-Lyder, Steering Council Co-Chair, Massachusetts Pain Initiative
  • Sana Gul, Co-Chair, Eastern Mediterranean Hub, Challengers’ Committee
  • Dalia Srouji, Co-Chair, Eastern Mediterranean Hub, Challengers’ Committee

Register your place here.


23rd February, 3 pm (GMT)
New AMR-themed NNCGSI in partnership with WHO 

In partnership with the World Health Organization (WHO), we will launch a new NNCGSI that will address antimicrobial resistance (AMR) and challenge nurses and midwives to develop innovative solutions to the AMR-related challenges faced around the world.

During this webinar, Elizabeth Iro, WHO’s Chief Nursing Officer will introduce the challenge and provide key information about this new NNCGSI.

Register your place today!


Midwives in Focus: New survey

As part of our Midwives in Focus project, we have launched a survey to explore professional identity, midwifery leadership & representations of midwifery around the world and we want to hear from you!

Please take 5 minutes to share your perspectives!

Click here to complete the survey.


Free Health Action Training course!

Thanks to funding from the Burdett Trust for Nursing, we are offering members of the Nursing Now Challenge network the opportunity to take part in an innovative Health Action Training course.

There are two courses on offer:

Coping with Crisis: Well Being and Growth (12 hours – 4 weeks)
Course Coordinator: Sue Foster

Graduate Certificate in Health Action Training (36 hours – 12 weeks)
Course Coordinator: Pat Deeny

Please register to take part in a Health Action Training course here.

Please note that there is an upper limit of 20 participants on each course. Inclusion will be on a first-come-first-served basis.

Have a great weekend!

The Nursing Now Challenge team

Nursing Now is a programme of the Burdett Trust for Nursing (Registered Charity 1089849).