Programmes

December 14, 2021
Children's hospital ward beds mural

Tamale Teaching Hospital opens new oncology centre

The Tamale Teaching Hospital (TTH) with support from World Child Cancer and Roche Products Ghana Ltd, has opened a new oncology centre for cancer care services in the northern part of Ghana.
December 2, 2021

Nurses Wellbeing Pilot

World Child Cancer and the Sub-Saharan Nurses Wellbeing Group are running a pilot, offering free access to group support sessions with an experienced clinical psychologist
November 17, 2021

Groundbreaking decision to include four childhood cancers on national health insurance in Ghana

This will cover the diagnosis and treatment of four common childhood cancers: acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL), Burkitt lymphoma, retinoblastoma and Wilms tumour.
November 12, 2021
Children with cancer Bangladesh

An update on our project in Bangladesh

The UK Aid Match funded project, which is now at its midway point, aims to transform the lives of 7,800 children with cancer across Bangladesh by improving treatment, care and quality of life and access for those most vulnerable.
October 15, 2021
Ghana paediatric oncology nurse graduates

First specialist Paediatric Oncology Nurses graduate in Ghana

17 nurses have graduated from the first specialist Paediatric Oncology Nursing Programme in Ghana. They were inducted as Associate Members of the Ghana College of Nurses and Midwives.
September 7, 2021

London Global Cancer Week – Emotional Wellbeing Webinar

Join World Child Cancer and Soleterre for a webinar on addressing the emotional wellbeing of personnel working with children with cancer in LMICs
June 4, 2021

Email your MP: Reinstate the aid budget

The government has cut the aid budget from 0.7% to 0.5% of national income, meaning that aid spending will fall by a reported £4-5 billion this year.
May 14, 2021

World Child Cancer to partner with the Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF) to improve access to quality childhood cancer services across Africa

Supporting the continued development of childhood cancer services in countries where survival rates...
April 20, 2021

Palliative care for every child who needs it: Five years in Bangladesh

Celebrating five years of palliative care in Bangladesh
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