UPCN Redesignated as WHO Collaborating Centre for Leadership in Nursing Development

Memo from the WHO for Redesignation of UPCN as WHOCC for Leadership in Nursing Development

The World Health Organization redesignated the University of the Philippines Manila, College of Nursing, as a WHO Collaborating Center (WHOCC) for Leadership in Nursing Development. This appointment is effective until April 9, 2020.

UPCN started working as WHOCC for Nursing Development in Primary Health Care on March 15, 1989. Since January 2, 2004, the college has been recognized by a WHOCC for Leadership in Nursing Development. At present, the college holds its record as the only WHOCC in Nursing in the Philippines and the first in the Western Pacific Region.