The fact that nurses and midwives are essential resources in ensuring high-quality health care, is emphasised by a recently launched website at www.euro.who.int/nursingmidwifery. The innovation shows the commitment at WHO Europe office to services and information for nurses and midwives.
WHO Europe's nursing and midwifery programme aims to support countries by helping nurses and midwives:
* to continue to be a force for health, based on the Munich Declaration, and to tackle today's challenges
* to harmonise nursing and midwifery education in the European Region;
* to create evidence-based knowledge on nursing and midwifery
* to ensure the provision of high-quality, accessible...