Role: Director, Development and External Relations
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Linda Carrier-Walker currently directs ICN’s development, external relations, corporate communications, and advocacy initiatives with a wide range of NGO, UN and corporate partners and with ICN member national nurses associations. ICN development programmes include ones focusing on: safe water; HIV/AIDS and TB; nursing education support in remote and low resource settings; the education of orphan girls; and, health worker wellness centres. She also acts as Manager for the World Health Professions Alliance (WHPA), which brings together the International Council of Nurses, the World Medical Association, the International Pharmacists Federation and the World Dental Federation. Linda sits on the Advisory Board of AIDS-Free World, an international advocacy organization co-directed by Stephen Lewis and Paula Donovan. AIDS Free World works to promote more urgent and effective global responses to HIV/AIDS and on the Management Committee of the Geneva Social Observatory.