NEW: Issue Brief no.21: Caregiver Toolbox

The theme for International Nurses Day (IND) 2022 which we celebrated on May 12, 2022, was: Nurses: A Voice to Lead – Invest in nursing and respect rights to secure global health, focusing on the need to protect, support, and invest in the nursing profession to strengthen health systems around the world. In this issue brief you will find key resources, i.e. standard operating procedures, checklists, patient navigation, and manuals.

NEW: Planetary Health Toolbox

"Planetary Health" works in an interdisciplinary way and deals with the interrelationships of human health, the economic and social systems, and the natural habitat of our planet. The Planetary Health Toolbox bundles scientific, practical, high-quality information. It includes specific topics such as One Health, Climate change, biodiversity, and the impact on health, food, and nutrition. The Toolbox contains essential information for health professionals, students, and civil society. Be curious and take a look in the toolbox.
Watch our introdcution video here

Ukraine Emergency

Please find the latest situation updates and guidelines in our CONFLICT Toolbox and in our Country Section choosing Ukraine. Information for Refugees you can find in our REFUGEE TOOLBOX. We have also prepared an Issue Brief where you can find information for refugees in German and Ukrainian.

MEDBOX Video Series

The MEDBOX team has produced a new video clip series to virtually explain "The idea behind MEDBOX" as well as the different possibilities of use. Video 2 "How to search a document" deals with searching specific documents, video 3  MEDBOX Features explains how to register, how to use MY MEDBOX and MY NEWS and video 4 TOOLBOXES gives you a brief overview about our available Toolboxes. You find these video clips here in MEDBOX and on YouTube!


Pollution and health: a progress update

Fuller, R.; et al.  (2022)

Global Polio Eradication Initiative Investment Case 2022-2026: Investing in the Promise of a Polio-Free World

Global Polio Eradication Initiative GPEI; World Health Organization WHO  (2022)

WHO Mortality Database

World Health Organization WHO  (2022)

Caregiver Part 1: Key Resources

Henninger, B.; and S. Mauder The MEDBOX Team  (2022)

Future of Nursing 2020-2030

Wakefield, M.K.; et al. National Academy of Medicine; National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine  (2021)

Kindred Organisation