Title of the centre:
WHO Collaborating Centre for the Development of Innovative Methodologies in the Teaching-Learning in PHC
Director / Head:
Dr Myriam Duran Parra
Asociacion Colombiana de Facultades y Escuelas de Enfermeria (ACOFAEN)
Calle 119 No. 14 A - 25 Oficina 506 - 508
Santafé de Bogotá
Date of Designation:
Terms of Reference:
- Collaborate with PAHO / WHO in the analysis and evaluation of quality standards in nursing training programs in Latin America.
- Collaborate with PAHO / WHO in the transformation of nursing education toward the goals of access to health services and universal coverage in health in Latin America.
- Cooperate with PAHO / WHO in the development of international nursing networks focused on the qualification of human resources in nursing.
Types of activity:
- Implementation of WHO programmes and activities at country level
- Training and education
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.
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