Please find below some of the latest news from ICPCN and our members. You can access our newsletter here.

More news and information can also be found on the International Children’s edition of ehospice which is edited by ICPCN. Please do send us your news and stories so that we can share them.

When we transitioned to a new website we have archived all news items prior to 2022 – if you would like information about a specific news item prior to 2022 please contact Howard at communications@icpcn.org

ICPCN Blog 20 Jul 2022

New e-learning course on Children’s Palliative Care in Humanitarian Settings

Photo Credit: Flickr/United to end genocide The International Children’s Palliative Care Network (ICPCN) is excited to launch a new e-learning course on Children’s Palliative Care in Humanitarian Settings. The course […]

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ICPCN Blog 04 Jul 2022

Join hands for kids of Ukraine

A group of children’s palliative care practitioners have come together to help palliative care needs of children and their clinicians in Ukraine. ‘The Rome Declaration of Palliative Care for Children in Ukraine’ […]

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ICPCN Blog 14 Jun 2022

The Rome Declaration of Children’s Palliative Care in Ukraine

We believe that the relief of serious health-related suffering is the right ofevery child. As members of the global children’s palliative care (CPC) community we are committed to working together […]

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ICPCN Blog 07 Jun 2022

99th day of the Russian invasion of Ukraine

Olena Riga – Professor, Center of Palliative Medicine, Kharkiv National Medical University Education is always “mainstream” in changing practice. The main resources that helped us in gaining new knowledge in […]

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ICPCN Blog 24 May 2022

War in Europe: palliative care in a humanitarian crisis

As we write this editorial, we are saddened and horrified by the events in Ukraine unfolding across our newspapers and TV screens. We have seen the images of bombed maternity […]

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ICPCN Blog 24 May 2022

66th day of the Russian invasion of Ukraine

Ongoing hostilities in Ukraine have disrupted the medical aid and logistics infrastructure. Medical workers are either refugees or on the front lines which exacerbates the humanitarian catastrophe and limits access […]

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ICPCN Blog 28 Apr 2022

The Aster Global Nursing Award Public Voting

It gives us great pleasure to announce that the International Children’s Palliative Care Network (ICPCN) Chief Executive, Professor Julia Downing has been selected as a top 10 finalist from over […]

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ICPCN Blog 28 Apr 2022

The ICPCN welcome Mike Palfreman as the new Chair of the ICPCN Board

  The team at the International Children’s Palliative Care Network (ICPCN) would like to announce that Mike Palfreman was elected as the new Chair of the ICPCN International Board of […]

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ICPCN Blog 20 Apr 2022

Thanking our ICPCN Trustees who have retired from the Board in the last few months

As a Non-Governmental Organisation, ICPCN relies greatly on all of our Trustees who give up their time, energy, and free time for the work of ICPCN and children’s palliative care […]

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