Events of Impact and Changes in midwifery's landscape
UN Conference Aims to Combat Hunger in Africa with $2.4 Billion
Millions of people in the Horn of Africa are suffering from severe shortages of essential resources such as food, water, and medicine. In an effort to alleviate their suffering, the United Nations (UN) has secured pledges totaling $2.4 billion at a donor conference held in New York. However, it is uncertain whether this amount will be sufficient to address the magnitude of the crisis.
#life matters #healthcare
Auckland midwife accused of professional misconduct and wrongful claims
Midwife in Auckland has been accused of professional misconduct after allegedly wrongfully claiming $197,000 from the Ministry of Health and not being present at the birth of 36 patients.
#New Zealand #Midwifery #Governance #legal
Canberrans Encouraged to Nominate Local Nurses and Midwives for 2023 ACT Excellence Awards
The ACT Nurses and Midwives Excellence Awards is an annual event that recognizes the contributions and excellence of nurses and midwives in Canberra. This year, the public is encouraged to nominate nurses and midwives who have made a positive and long-lasting impact in their care. Nominations are currently open and will close on 6 March 2023.
#Australia #Midwifery #support midwives