"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."
A leading oncologist in India and UICC’s new President for 2020-2022, Professor Anil D’Cruz wishes UICC members and partners all the best for 2021 and outlines his vision for the organisation and cancer control, as he helps guide UICC through a changing health landscape.
Head of Global Oncology Advocacy and Professional Relations at Daiichi Sankyo, Gissoo DeCotiis, discusses how COVID-19 has highlighted ongoing global disparities in breast cancer care and continued need for action.
UICC announces an exciting new initiative that will enable cyclists and sports lovers to join forces with UICC and play an active part in the global fight against cancer: the World Cancer Day Solidarity Challenge.
Effective data collection on cancer is essential for better outcomes. UICC with IARC and FoCP organised a training course on TNM staging to support the development of cancer registries in the Eastern Mediterranean region.
The first UICC Virtual Dialogue in the series dedicated to the changing landscape in cancer care due to COVID-19 addressed service disruptions in screening and diagnosis caused by the pandemic and suggested innovative solutions and practices crucial to saving lives.