CCAN is a proud member of the Union for International Cancer Control.

Founded in 1933, the Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) is the largest cancer fighting organization of its kind, with more than 400 member organizations across 120 countries. With its headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland, it is the leading non-governmental, non-profit, non-political and non-sectarian cancer organization. UICC’s mission is to eliminate cancer as a life-threatening disease for future generations.

UICC is committed to delivering the targets of the World Cancer Declaration through strategic partnerships involving members and other institutions interested in fighting cancer. UICC aim to save millions of lives by focusing on what needs to be done by taking the lead in:

  • Raising awareness and education.
  • Global network of influence.
  • Taking action where it matters.

To learn more about the Union for International Cancer Control, please visit their website at