WHO Collaborating Centre for Public Health Nursing AND Midwifery

DIRECTOR

Viv Bennett

DEPUTY DIRECTOR

Wendy Nicholson

STAFF

Rita Newland
Luke Guinness

TERMS OF REFERENCE

To support WHO by generating evidence and defining frameworks of practice for nurses and midwives which prevent avoidable illness, protect health and promote wellbeing and resilience. 

To support WHO by providing information about the nurses’ and midwives’ role and impact on maternal and child health. 

On request of WHO provide policy advice and technical assistance about public health nursing and midwifery to the Regional Office and Member States.