5 events
Friday 28th April 2017
ExCel London, 1 Western Gateway, Royal Victoria Dock, London, London, E16 1XL, United Kingdom

Exciting news! The IHI / BMJ International Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare has accepted our speaker proposal on environmental sustainability and quality improvement!

Our 60 minute session entitled "Environmental sustainability and healthcare sustainability: two sides of the same coin" will take place at 3pm on Friday 28th April:

Tuesday 2nd May 2017
Room 605, Rolle Building, Plymouth University, Drake Circus, Plymouth, PL4 8AA, United Kingdom

The NurSusTOOLKIT has been developed with partners in Spain, Germany and The Netherlands, using an evidence-based approach to provide core competencies for sustainability literacy in nursing and midwifery that support the European agenda on climate change. This event is the chance to preview the toolkit before the official launch that will take place in Germany later in 2017. 

Friday 12th May 2017
United Kingdom

Since 1965 the International Council of Nurses has celebrated International Nurses Day - on Florence Nightingale's Birthday.  This year the theme will be achieving the Sustainable Development Goals.  The UN 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development is a set of seventeen aspirational "Global Goals" with 169 targets between them.  These include action on poverty, climate change, health and improving the sustainability of cities.

Monday 15th May 2017
RCN Congress, Liverpool Arena and Conference Centre, Liverpool, United Kingdom

Although the concept of sustainability has been explored in the literature, inclusion of sustainability topics in nursing and healthcare curricula is limited. The aim of the European NurSusTOOLKIT project is to enhance the availability of an evidence-based, learning offer in Sustainability Literacy and Competency (SLC) in nurse education by developing innovative teaching and learning approaches and materials.

Wednesday 7th June 2017
Austin Court, Birmingham, B1 2NP, United Kingdom

The Ecosystems Knowledge Network are running a one-day training course to help professionals working in the health system to scope, design and implement a green prescription scheme in their locality.                                                                                                               

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