2020 Year of the Nurse & Midwife

28 January 2020

Midwives and Nurses play a crucial role in providing health services across the world.  To celebrate the vital contributions that midwives and nurses provide to healthcare, the World Health Organization has declared 2020 the International Year of the Nurse and Midwife. 

WHA would like to take this opportunity express our sincere appreciation for the Midwives and Nurses who work tirelessly to provide care for women and babies. Your contributions are invaluable and we cannot thank you enough for all that you do. 

Start the celebration now by spreading the word and getting involved! The Australian College of Midwives has kickstarted the year with a fantastic line-up of monthly themes to celebrate throughout the year. Click here to view the ACM Calendar. 
The Australian College of Nursing are celebrating champions of change and invite you to celebrate a historic year of nursing. Click here to get involved and to view to the celebration menu, including a wide range of opportunities to engage with in 2020. 

For more information on the Year of the Nurse and Midwife 2020 and how you can get involved, click here