Title of the centre:
WHO Collaborating Centre for Nursing Policy-Making and Quality Management
Director / Head:
Dr Huaping Liu
School of Nursing
Peking Union Medical College
No. 9 Dongdan Santiao, Dongcheng District
(8610) 6529 5914
(8610) 8877 1020
Date of Designation:
Date of Discontinuation:
Terms of Reference:
- Serve as national and regional resource, training, and research center for nursing leadership and management.
- Collaborate with WHO, the Chinese government and other global and regional stakeholders to enhance nursing human resources for health initiatives to address priority population health needs, including health service access, and quality issues.
- Support initiatives to further nursing and health policy development and appraisal in a rapdily changing health care environment.
Types of activity:
- Training and education
- Coordination of activities carried out by several institutions (e.g. other WHO collaborating centres)
Ower: 10.8 - Health-workforce information and knowledge base strengthened, and country capacities for policy analysis, planning, implementation, information-sharing and research built up.
Ower: 10.9 - Technical support provided to Member States, with a focus on those facing severe health-workforce difficulties in order to improve the production, distribution, skill mix and retention of the health workforce.
GEDIK Fethiye Gulin
NKOWANE Annette Mwansa
+41 22 791 4314
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
Link to eWork