Leadership in Action meetings Latin America

Upcoming Events

The next Leadership in Action meeting for UICC members of the Latin American region will take place in 2021. Further information will be available nearer the time.

Latest Leadership in Action Meeting

Liderazgo en acción - Ciudad de México, 2019

La última reunión de "Liderazgo en acción" para los miembros de la UICC de Latinoamérica tuvo lugar el 4 de octubre 2019 en el Hotel Intercontinental Presidente de Ciudad de México, y contó con el Instituto Nacional de Cancerología de México (INCan) como organización anfitriona.

El evento reunió a 52 participantes para discutir sobre oportunidades y desafíos comunes, compartir mejores prácticas y conocimientos, así como fortalecer los lazos a nivel regional en torno a temas como la cobetura sanitaria universal,  la financiación de los planes de cáncer nacionales o la incidencia política.

Leadership in Action - Mexico City, 2019

The last Leadership in Action meeting for UICC members from the Latin America region took place on 4th October 2019 at the Hotel Intercontinental Presidente in Mexico City, and was hosted by the Instituto Nacional de Cancerología de México (INCan).
 

The meeting brought together 52 participants to discuss common challenges and opportunities, share expertise and best practices, and foster regional networks for change around topics such as universal health coverage, National Cancer control plans financing or advocacy. 

Three participants were selected to receive Leadership Development Grants, giving them the opportunity to visit another organisation in the region to share knowledge and skills while promoting regional collaboration.

Tres participantes de la reunión fueron seleccionados para las Becas de Desarrollo de Liderazgo, dándoles la oportunidad de visitar otrga organisation en la región para intercambiar conocimientos y herramientas con vistas a promover la colaboración regional.

Host organisation / Organización anfitriona - Instituto Nacional de Cancerología (INCan), México

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Click the drop down list below to read about our past events in Latin America

Past Events

Leadership in Action, Mexico City 2017

The first meeting for the region took place as part of the 2017 World Cancer Leaders’ Summit in Mexico City. The report for this event is available in the resource collection at the end of this page.

 

 

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6 December 2017

‘Leadership in Action’ meeting for UICC members in Latin America during the 2017 WCLS

The ‘Leadership in Action: Cancer control in Latin America’ meeting brought together 43 senior executives from 19 countries on Monday 13 November, at the 2017 World Cancer Leaders’ Summit in Mexico City, Mexico.

https://www.uicc.org/liderazgo-en-acci%C3%B3n-m%C3%A1s-que-un-encuentro-regional
16 February 2018

'Leadership in Action': More than a regional meeting

Recently awarded with a short-term leadership development grant as a follow-up to the latest UICC ‘Leadership in Action’ meeting, Lisseth Ruiz de Campos reflects on the gathering of the members of Latin America, which occurred in Mexico City during the 2017 World Cancer Leaders’ Summit.

Last update: 
Friday 24 January 2020
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