Category Archives: NATIONAL & INTERNATIONAL REPORTS

Globalizing Palliative Care

How is palliative care implemented and practised in diverse cultural contexts? A new ERC-funded anthropological research project explores how palliative care changes end-of-life care in Brazil, India, and Indonesia – and what these local experiences mean to global models for … Continue reading

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Becoming the first palliative care nurse in Uganda  

CONTINUING OUR SERIES TO CELEBRATE THE INTERNATIONAL YEAR OF THE NURSE AND MIDWIFE 2020 AND THE BENEFITS THAT NURSING AND MIDWIFERY BRING TO THE HEALTH OF THE GLOBAL POPULATION.  To mark this world first, the European Association for Palliative Care (EAPC) is publishing … Continue reading

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Structuring and promoting French research on end-of-life and palliative care

Cliquez ici pour la version en français Elodie Cretin, Director of the French National Platform for End of Life, introduces a valuable resource for anyone wishing to know more about research on end-of-life and palliative care in France, with some … Continue reading

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Palliative care in the Palestine-Gaza Strip

Hammoda Abu-Odah is a nurse from Palestine who is currently in Hong Kong where he is a PhD candidate at the School of Nursing, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. Here, he explains the motivation and basis for his doctoral studies, which will … Continue reading

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Palliative care in Russia: Special issue of ‘Pallium’ journal devoted to coronavirus

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Russian Association of Hospice Care Professionals has curated the latest palliative care resources from leaders and experts in palliative care in Russia, including those involved in charitable organisations and volunteers, for publication in … Continue reading

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