What is the issue? Nurses are leaving their jobs Europe, including the UK, is facing a nursing workforce crisis. With nurses reporting leaving their jobs as a result of burnout, low pay, unsafe working conditions and limited career opportunities, health systems across the continent are beginning to feel the effects. Between 20% and 61% of nurses in various European countries have stated they are considering quitting their jobs or leaving the nursing profession altogether. In England, for example, the National Health Service (NHS) reported 40,000 nursing vacancies in June 2023, despite efforts to boost recruitment. This number constitutes around a... Read More
Our mission: C3 brings together different communities to create changes that make it easier for people to:
Role Summary: C3 is seeking a new Chair who will lead the Board and work closely with C3’s Director and other Trustees to ensure the clear strategic direction, effectiveness, and good governance of the charity. We seek an individual with enthusiasm for C3’s vision and mission and experience as a charity trustee. Our new Chair will be an independent and strategic thinker, experienced in leading and motivating others through periods of change. The Chair will also act as an ambassador, representing the charity externally, building relationships and advocating for C3 and our work. About C3 Collaborating for Health C3’s vision... Read More
This July 6,000 nurses from 130 countries gathered in Montreal for the International Council of Nurses (ICN) Congress. As part of this C3 partnered with Colgate to focus their attention on the most prevalent non-communicable (NCD) in the world – oral disease. Exploring the difference nurses could make to the oral health of people of all ages worldwide.
WHO and Health Education England have partnered to deliver a leading programme to strengthen health workforce leadership. On March 13th 2023 C3 Founder Christine Hancock spoke at at the programme's first seminar, alongside other leaders in health from around the world, as part of the Working for Health 2030: Building Health Workforce Leadership.