The biennial Building Children's Nursing for Africa (BCN) conference,
hosted by the Child Nurse Practice Development Initiative, in collaboration with Red Cross War Memorial Children's Hospital, is a participative conference for neonatal, paediatric and paediatric critical care nurses to celebrate and build best practice of nurses in caring for children and their families.
It stands as a clear example of the Initiative's ongoing dedication to the goal of Building strong and sustainable system capacity, in particular through
The inaugural conference (2013)
The inaugural conference was held in April 2013 and embraced the theme of 'I'm not just a nurse'. It was a very successful first conference, a short summary of which can be read here.
- 2015 BCN conference daily report - day 2
- 2015 BCN conference daily report- day 3
- 2015 BCN conference summary
'Pillars of Practice' (2017)