This is a summary of the aims and the working arrangements of the Association, drawn from the survey and the meetings in Amsterdam.
IAPN goal and purpose
The goal of the IAPN is to enhance the care of children worldwide.
The United Nations Convention of the Rights of the Child, and its definition of childhood are the basis of the IAPN's activity, which will promote and advocate the health and development of children.
The purpose of the IAPN is for paediatric nurses to communicate with each other - to have a network to help further the care of all children, meeting in spirit of collaboration, partnership and respect.