UICC's opportunities in the African region

Key facts and figures of Capacity Building activities in the region

Current and future opportunities in the region


Regional Flagship initiative - Building Bridges: Towards a Regional Partnership for Women’s Cancer

In the context of the call to action made by WHO to eliminate cervical cancer and its Strategy, in 2018 the French National Cancer Institute (INCa) and UICC joined forces to build a partnership to tackle women's cancers in Africa. Find out more here

  • Bourses pour l’Afrique francophone

Fellowships of one month aimed specifically at health workers and professionals working in cancer who are based in Francophone Africa. The award amount is between 2,000 and 3,400 USD, appropriately justified according to the project and the selected country.

For more information click here.

*Due to the current crisis caused by the Covid-19, this programme is currently closed. We encourage you, however, to apply to the new offer of Virtual Fellowships (applications available in English and French). 

Last update: 
Wednesday 17 June 2020