"The Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) unites and supports the cancer community to reduce the global cancer burden, to promote greater equity, and to ensure that cancer control continues to be a priority in the world health and development agenda."
Centro di Riferimento per l'Epidemiologia e la Prevenzione Oncologica in Piemonte (CPO)
Centro di Prevenzione Oncologica - CPO was founded in 1983 and continues to fight for cancer prevetnion in the Piedmont region.
Specifically, it organizes and evaluates primary and secondary prevention programmes, and creates a cancer registry, performing prevention trials and oncological studies.
It has an international reputation of exchanging information and documentation with fellow cancer organizations, in the fight to control cancer`s lasting impact worldwide.
In July 2005, CPO became full UICC member.