"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 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.
National Cancer Control Program (NCCP) focuses on primary prevention, early detection, diagnosis and treatment, palliative care, cancer research an surveilliance and capacity building in Afghanistan. NCCP established the first Cancer Center in Afghanistan which provided cancer care services to more than 12,000 patients in 2017. In addition, NCCP organized tens of training and awareness campaigns to health care providers and lay people respectively. Besides, NCCP created the first hospital based cancer registry and to establish the population based cancer registry very soon.