New translations and fresh updates to World Cancer Day materials

6 December 2016

6 December 2016 - New translations and freshly updated materials are now available help promote your activity, event or campaign this coming World Cancer Day 

The World Cancer Day 2017 Campaign Toolkit is now available online in both French and Spanish. The Toolkit - filled with ideas on how to get involved in World Cancer Day, case studies to inspire you, ready-made content for Twitter, Facebook and Instagram - will also be made available in Brazilian Portuguese in the coming month.

In addition, there are a number of freshly updated materials. The World Cancer Day website features brand new social media banners and factsheets in English, French, Spanish and Brazilian Portuguese, as well as the campaign poster in more than a dozen languages (and counting).

Customise your poster with differentoptions (click to zoom)

And, for the first time this year, everyone has the opportunity to customise their own campaign poster. Choose from different images and key messages, upload your own photo, add your organisation’s details and then download the poster as a pdf file to print or share online.

To make World Cancer Day truly global and accessible, we welcome any support in translating the campaign materials. If you can’t find the materials in your language and would like to provide your translation, please contact us at

There will be more materials to follow in the coming weeks, including the updated Social Media Guide and Press Release template.

To view and download the full materials currently available, visit

Last update: 
Friday 7 June 2019