Health workforce

The framework for action on health workforce development in the Eastern Mediterranean Region 2017-2030The Framework for Action on Health Workforce Development in the Eastern Mediterranean Region 2017–2030

The Framework for Action on Health Workforce Development in the Eastern Mediterranean Region 2017-2030 was endorsed at the 64th Regional Committee in Islamabad, Pakistan in October 2017. Building on the Global strategy on human resources for health and recommendations from the High-Level Commission on Health Employment and Economic Growth, the Framework for action for health workforce development in the Eastern Mediterranean Region guides to address major health workforce challenges faced in the region.

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pediadtric_nursesNursing now campaign launched at global events

5 March 2018 – On Tuesday 27 February, 2018, the World Health Organization (WHO), in collaboration with the International Council of Nurses, launched the global Nursing Now campaign. Its patron, Britain's Duchess of Cambridge, attended the event in London, while other events took place in Geneva, Jordan, South Africa and the United States.

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Sustainable Development Goals target (3c)

Substantially increase health financing, and the recruitment, development, training and retention of the health workforce in developing countries, …