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The Council of Deans of Nursing and Midwifery (Australia & New Zealand) (CDNM)(or the ‘Council’), is the peak organisation that represents the Deans and Heads of the Schools of Nursing in universities that offer undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in nursing and midwifery throughout Australia and New Zealand.
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Seoul, Republic of Korea, 23 June 2015 – On 17 June 2015, the International Council of Nurses (ICN) and the World Health Organization (WHO) held the first professional consultation on the Global Strategy on Human Resources for Health (HRH) that will be on the agenda of WHO Executive Committee in January 2016 and then to the World Health Assembly in May 2016.

The key messages that resulted from the WHO HRH Strategy consultation can be downloaded here: International Council of Nurses Statement on the joint ICN-WHO consultation on Global Strategy on Human Resources for Health

 Australian Learning and Teaching Council

Guidance Package – Implementation, evaluation and benchmarking of the Nursing Competency Assessment Schedule (NCAS)

 NCAS documents