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Nursing and Midwifery


Royal College of Nursing

The Royal College of Nursing has an International Humanitarian Community, which brings together health care professionals interested in the field of international humanitarian health care. Members of the community include registered practitioners, health care assistants, students and volunteers. 


Royal College of Midwives

RCN International at the College focuses on international work and provides advice and routes to opportunities for working abroad. 


International Confederation of Midwives

The International Confederation of Midwives supports, represents and works to stregthen professional associations of midwives on a global basis. It works with midwives and midwifery associations globally to secure women's rights to midwifery care before, during and after childbirth. 


International Council of Nurses

The International Council of Nurses (ICN) is a federation of more than 130 national nurses associations (NNAs), representing the more than 16 million nurses worldwide.  Founded in 1899, ICN is the world’s first and widest reaching international organisation for health professionals.  Operated by nurses and leading nurses internationally, ICN works to ensure quality nursing care for all, sound health policies globally, the advancement of nursing knowledge, and the presence worldwide of a respected nursing profession and a competent and satisfied nursing workforce. 

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