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Boston, World Cancer Leaders' Summit, Cancer
21 February 2020
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19 February 2020

Breast Cancer Initiative 2.5 five years on

As Breast Cancer Initiative 2.5 marks five years, Allison Dvaladze takes the opportunity to reflect on what the initiative has accomplished so far and discusses future plans for women's health.

Childhood Cancer, Istanbul Oncology Institute, International Childhood Cancer Day
15 February 2020

Every child should have the chance of life

Each year, over 300,000 children and adolescents aged between 0-19 years old are diagnosed with cancer1. Despite many childhood cancers being treatable, over 80,000 children die each year with the majority of these deaths occurring in low-and-middle-income countries2.

Fellows Cameroon visit Jordan
10 February 2020

Apply now for a 2020 Technical Fellowship or Bourse pour l’Afrique francophone

Enhance your skills and gain knowledge in cancer control, prevention and treatment. Our fellowships connect you with international organisations to bring vital expertise back home. Do you have what it takes?

World Cancer Day cover
7 February 2020

World Cancer Day 2020: How the world took action

World Cancer Day 2020 was one to remember. Supporters from all over made their mark on the day, raising awareness, taking action and inspiring everyone. 

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4 February 2020

International survey reveals unacceptable cancer awareness divide

  • International Public Opinion Survey on Cancer 2020 report available to download here
  • Results indicate gaps in cancer risk awareness and health-promoting behaviours between higher and lower socioeconomic groups
  • 4 February 2020 marks the 20th anniversary of World Cancer Day