"The Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) unites the cancer community to reduce the global cancer burden, to promote greater equity, and to integrate cancer control into 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 27 August 2012, The Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) and its partners, the Canadian Partnership Against Cancer, International Agency for Research on Cancer, International Atomic Energy Agency, Public Health Agency of Canada and the World Health Organization hosted the 2012 World Cancer Leaders’ Summit at the Palais des congrès in Montréal, Canada. Summit sponsors included several of the world’s most in uential cancer organisations, such as the American and South African Cancer Societies, the European School of Oncology, Macmillan Cancer Support and the National Cancer Institute of the United States of America.