"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.
On 18-19 November 2013, The Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) and its partners, the Cancer Association of South Africa, Department of Health of South Africa, International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) and the World Health Organization (WHO) hosted the 2013 World Cancer Leaders’ Summit at the Mount Nelson Hotel and Cape Town City Hall in Cape Town, South Africa. Summit sponsors included several of the world’s most in uential cancer organisations, such as the American and South African Cancer Societies, LIVESTRONG, Macmillan Cancer Support, MD Anderson Cancer Center and the US National Cancer Institute.