"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 Papua New Guinea Cancer Centre is the leading cancer referral and treatment centre in the country. It provides radiation treatment and chemotherapy as well as a centre for providing education and information on cancer. The centre is also developing the cancer registry, and is also a venue for training of RTs and registrars. The centre expects to develop further its infrastructure, human resources and other areas including collaboration with other institutions in developing a cancer research agenda.