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Monica Baker runs the London Marathon to raise funds for children’s palliative care

The London Marathon is an annual event held in London, United Kingdom. The marathon is typically held in April, but this year it has moved to October due to the COVID-19 pandemic. It is an ultimate athletic experience along a 26.2 miles course that brings an opportunity to run for a great cause. Monica Baker […]

Pain-relief shortage in poorer countries ‘due to stigma of US opioids crisis’

Please find an article in the Guardian where palliative doctors call for relaxation of laws to redress huge unmet need for drugs among majority of world’s population. Please follow this link: Pain-relief shortage in poorer countries ‘due to stigma of US opioids crisis’ | Global development | The Guardian

150th day of Russian invasion of Ukraine

Cities and villages have been destroyed, we have innocent victims and millions of displaced people. Russia takes in Ukrainian children, distributes Russian passports, imposes Russian culture in educational institutions, and creates filtration camps. Despite such long-lasting horrors, Ukrainians do not give up. The war brings some values to the peak – humanity, honesty, goodness, and mutual […]

New e-learning course on Children’s Palliative Care in Humanitarian Settings

Photo Credit: Flickr/United to end genocide The International Children’s Palliative Care Network (ICPCN) is excited to launch a new e-learning course on Children’s Palliative Care in Humanitarian Settings. The course was developed in partnership with PallCHASE (Palliative Care in Humanitarian Aid Situations and Emergencies) and is freely available on the ICPCN e-learning platform. Palliative care […]

Join hands for kids of Ukraine

A group of children’s palliative care practitioners have come together to help palliative care needs of children and their clinicians in Ukraine. ‘The Rome Declaration of Palliative Care for Children in Ukraine’ states that relief of serious health-related suffering is the right of every child. The global Children’s Palliative Care (CPC) community have committed to working together […]

The Rome Declaration of Children’s Palliative Care in Ukraine

We believe that the relief of serious health-related suffering is the right ofevery child. As members of the global children’s palliative care (CPC) community we are committed to working together for all children with serioushealth conditions to have access to quality palliative care provided by knowledgeable and skilled multidisciplinary teams, including in humanitarian settings. We […]