The goal of AKU-SONAM EA C.A.R.E. is to provide nurses and midwives in East Africa with access to a diverse range of learning and training resources to guide their practice and support their quest for continuous professional development. Users can easily access the platform on any device, anywhere and at any time. 


To improve patient health outcomes in East Africa and beyond 


To promote evidence-based practice and innovation in nursing and midwifery   

The acronym C.A.R.E. embodies the pillars of this website, which are:   

Clinical Best Practice – The aim is to provide information on evidence-based clinical guidelines to inform nurses and midwives on the latest practices, innovations and research.

Alumni and Associations – AKU-SONAM EA alumni and the nursing and midwifery associations will be able to exchange knowledge, network and engage in discussions of best practices. 

Research – Information on research will be easily accessible and will facilitate deeper learning on various topics related to nursing and midwifery. Users will also be informed about grants and scholarship opportunities.

Education – eLearning resources including continuous professional development trainings will be shared to broaden knowledge and skills.