Title of the centre:
WHO Collaborating Centre for Nursing and Midwifery Education, Research and Practice
Director / Head:
Dr Kay Currie
Department of Nursing and Community Health
Glasgow Caledonian University
70 Cowcaddens Road
(44-141) 331 8399
Date of Designation:
Terms of Reference:
- To contribute to the WHO/Europe Human Resources for Health Programme and its technical area of work on nursing and midwifery by identifying models of good nursing and midwifery practice, collecting evidence to support evidence-informed decision making, and providing technical advice related to the respective area.
- To assist WHO in strengthening nursing education at national, regional and global levels.
- To work cooperatively with other WHO Collaborating Centres, to coordinate and administer European CC network for nursing and midwifery.
Types of activity:
- Training and education
- Coordination of activities carried out by several institutions (e.g. other WHO collaborating centres)
4.2.2 - Health workforce strategies oriented towards universal health coverage implemented in countries
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