Secretariat

The Secretariat of the Global Network is hosted by the WHO Collaborating Centre for Nursing Research Development at the University of São Paulo at Ribeirão Preto College of Nursing, Brazil. Between July 2008 and July 2012, Isabel A.C. Mendes serves as the Secretary-General and Carla Arena A. Ventura as the Executive Coordinator.


Program of work

Goal:

Enhance communication among Network Members
 
Action
Assure that the Secretary-General´s activities representing the GN will be communicated to members
 
Action
Assure that the Secretary-General´s activities representing the GN will be communicated to members
 
Action
Assure that the minutes and financial report of the Executive Committee and General Meetings will be sent to all members
 
Action
Assure that the minutes and financial report of the Executive Committee and General Meetings will be sent to all members
 
Action
Assure that the minutes and financial report of the Executive Committee and General Meetings will be sent to all members
 
Action
Assure that the website will be an effective tool for communicating GN members’ activities
 
Action
Elaborate an electronic newsletter about the main activities being developed by WHO, regional offices and other stakeholders about contents related to priority areas
 
Action
Elaborate an electronic newsletter about the main activities being developed by WHO, regional offices and other stakeholders about contents related to priority areas
 
Action
Elaborate an electronic newsletter about the main activities being developed by WHO, regional offices and other stakeholders about contents related to priority areas

Program of work

Goal:

Increase the visibility of the Global Network of WHO Collaborating Centres for Nursing and Midwifery
 
Action
Enhance marketing actions
 
Action
Enhance marketing actions
 
Action
Enhance marketing actions
 
Action
Intensify contact with possible stakeholders

Program of work

Goal:

Intensify collaboration/exchange among Network members
 
Action
Develop a pilot project of WHOCC collaborative activities integrated with the Global Programme of Work on Scaling Up Nursing and Midwifery Capacity
 
Action
Develop a pilot project of WHOCC collaborative activities integrated with the Global Programme of Work on Scaling Up Nursing and Midwifery Capacity
 
Action
Develop a pilot project of WHOCC collaborative activities integrated with the Global Programme of Work on Scaling Up Nursing and Midwifery Capacity
 
Action
Organize distinguished lectures four times a year for a target public of Nursing and Midwifery training institutions
 
Action
Organize a global discussion marathon twice a year
 
Action
Organize Global Bank of Nursing and Midwifery Training Institutions
 
Action
Organize Global Bank of Nursing and Midwifery Training Institutions
 
Action
Organize Global Bank of Nursing and Midwifery Training Institutions
 
Action
Organize Global Bank of RLO’s (Reusable Learning Objects) and make it available for open access
 
Action
Integrate members’ efforts to work in Africa
 
Action
Integrate members’ efforts to work in Africa
 
Action
Integrate members’ efforts to work in Africa

Program of work

Goal:

Assess the structural organization of the GN of WHO Collaborating Centres for Nursing and Midwifery Development
 
Action
Compose a Task Force to assess the structural organization and propose changes based on other WHO networks’ experiences and different models
 
Action
Present the proposal to Executive Committee members and then to GN membership in 2010

Program of work

Goal:

Revise the Global Network Strategic Planning
 
Action
Ask GN members to revise and suggest changes in strategic planning
 
Action
Work with the Executive Committee on a proposed new Strategic Planning
 
Action
Present the new Strategic Planning at the 2010 GN meeting
 
Action
Monitor and evaluate Strategic Planning