"The Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) unites the cancer community to reduce the global cancer burden, to promote greater equity, and to integrate cancer control into the world health and development agenda."
The ICCP Portal is a one-stop stop for cancer prevention and control planning. It hosts topic-specific networks across the cancer care continuum that identifies best practices, key resources and gaps in those fields.
By joining their efforts and by putting the focus on organisational structures, the German Cancer Society was able to improve the quality of cancer care in Germany over the last seven years. This has been achieved by the development of treatment guidelines, by building and extending networks of clinical cancer registries, by certifying cancer centres and by the evaluation of treatment results.