• World Alzheimer's Day

    World Alzheimer's Month

    Dementia: can we reduce the risk?

    September 2014 marks the third World Alzheimer's Month, and on Sunday 21st September, World Alzheimer's Day will take place. This international campaign, which aims to raise awareness and challenge...

  • McCabe Knowledge Hub

    McCabe launches knowledge hub website

    The McCabe Centre for Law and Cancer has recently launched an FCTC knowledge hub website.

    The McCabe Centre for Law and Cancer, a joint initiative of the Union for International Cancer Control and its member organization, Cancer Council Victoria has launched a knowledge hub which will...

  • UICC and CaCa sign agreement

    UICC & CACA team up for exciting new programme

    UICC has signed an agreeement with CACA to develop a new fellowship programme.

    At the opening ceremony of the 8th Chinese Conference on Oncology in Jinan on September 12th, the Union for International Cancer Control signed an agreement to establish a new fellowship programme...

  • Professor Mary Gospodarowicz

    UICC President awarded Gold Medal

    From American Society of Therapeutic Radiation Oncology (ASTRO)

    Professor Mary Gospodarowicz, President of the Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) has been awarded a Gold Medal by the American Society of Therapeutic Radiation Oncology (ASTRO), a leading...

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    UICC visits La Ligue in Paris

    La Ligue Contre le Cancer hosts the UICC board meeting in Paris

    This week the UICC board meeting was held in Paris, and hosted by La Ligue Contre le Cancer. Professor Jacqueline Godet, President of the League and vice -president of ALIAM, welcomed the members of...

  • The Big Debate

    The Big Debates

    Read more about one of the exciting new sessions at the World Cancer Congress!

    The 2014 World Cancer Congress will see the introduction of a new programme highlight called the ‘Big Debates’. Each session will feature experts from different backgrounds/schools of thought on...

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    Autumn 2014 Workshop Winners Announced

    Autumn awardees of the newly launched Workshop programme congratulated  

    UICC has had the pleasure of making 6 workshop awards in 2014 with an investment of over 145,000 USD. We are delighted to announce the following winners for the Autumn Selection: Awardee: Pain Relief...

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    World Cancer Day 2015: 'Not Beyond Us' Campaign launched!

    We have officially launched the 2015 World Cancer Day campaign

    We were thrilled that so many members, partners, stakeholders and supporters participated in the launch webinars which took place today, so thank you to all who did.  During the webinar we: Presented...

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    Spotlight on access to radiotherapy

    Latest updates from the Global Task Force on Radiotherapy for Cancer Control (GTFRCC)

    In 2014, the GTFRCC has made significant advances in tackling barriers to accessing radiotherapy. In June, The Lancet Oncology published a commentary on GlobalRT - an initiative of the Young Leaders...

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    World Cancer Day 2015 - Invitation to Campaign Launch Webinar

    On 4th September 2014

    We are delighted to invite you to the official 2015 World Cancer Day campaign launch via a special webinar. The webinar, taking place on 4th September 2014 will be hosted twice during the day to...