"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."
The Max Foundation is dedicated to improving the lives and survival rates of patients with blood cancer and rare cancers worldwide.
Our vision at The Max Foundation is a world in which all cancer patients have access to the best treatments, care, and support available.
The Max Foundation is committed to advancing the cause of people worldwide living with blood cancer or other rare cancers. Our services and programs reflect a diversified approach in achieving our mission, including engaging in public private partnerships, designing programs to develop resources for local communities, and providing support services directly to individual patients and their families.
Our focus is on serving families in developing countries and disadvantaged populations worldwide.
Our expertise is in helping families to navigate their local healthcare system in order to gain access to treatment and building sustainable communities around survivors.
A primary area of interest is in reducing the stigma of cancer in the developing world.