The SIOP Nursing Network stands in solidarity with the cancer nursing workforce in Ukraine. We acknowledge their vital role in humanitarian crises in alignment with the International Council of Nurses Code of Ethics Article 3.4 which states:

Nurses prepare for and respond to emergencies, disasters, conflicts, epidemics, pandemics, social crises and conditions of scarce resources. The safety of those who receive care and services is a responsibility shared by individual nurses and the leaders of health systems and organisations. This involves assessing risks and developing, implementing and resourcing plans to mitigate these.”

To show our support, the SIOP Nursing Network has signed on to a joint statement from the International Council of Nurses, the European Federation of Nurses Associations, and the European Forum of National Nursing and Midwifery Associations

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