By Audrey Tasaranarwo
CCH Outlook Magazine Editor
The 13th ECSACON Scientific Conference was held in Kenya at Safari Park Hotel Nairobi, from 5-7 September 2018. The conference brought together more than 700 par-ticipants from 16 countries in East, Central, Southern Afri-ca region and beyond. The participants included research-ers, clinicians, academicians, nurse leaders, partners and nurses and midwives from the ECSA region and beyond.
Zimbabwean nurses were among the 700 nurses from Southern Africa who attended the largest regional gathering of Nursing and Midwifery profession held under the auspices of the umbrella body; the East Central and Southern Africa College of Nursing (ECSACON). The theme of this conference was “Nurses and Midwives re-sponding to global agenda on sustainable development goals and universal health coverage”.