News & Updates

Read the latest news and updates from our programmes & fundraising activities here

Latest News

See all the news from our programmes and from our fundraisers and supporters here. You can search using the tabs below. Want to stay updated?

Search by category

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

Support the continued development of childhood cancer services in countries where survival rates…

Read more

Students for Global Health Essay Competition Winner

Closing The Cancer Gap: Why Addressing Childhood Cancer Inequality Is A Global Priority

Read more

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

Celebrating five years of palliative care in Bangladesh

Read more

Helpware joins forces with World Child Cancer to launch The Helpcare Foundation

With the goal of reversing the shockingly low survival rate in low and middle-income countries…

Read more

International Childhood Cancer Day 2021

Support the continued development of childhood cancer services in countries where survival rates…

Read more

An update from Myanmar

A doctor working for World Child Cancer in Myanmar gives us an update on how the situation has impacted our work

Read more

Improving Survival for Children with Cancer in Nepal

Support the continued development of childhood cancer services in countries where survival rates…

Read more

Heroes For Kids 2020

A successful gamers online streaming giving back event, to help improve the quality in care and treatment for children with cancer around the world

Read more

Patron Caitriona Balfe takes on the 2.6 Challenge!

Our incredible Patron Caitriona Balfe has once again gone above and beyond to support children with cancer, and their families, around the world!

Read more

Standing Together on World Cancer Day

Central Cancer UK and World Child Cancer gets together for World Cancer Day

Read more

The Work We Do

Healthcare is a right, not a privilege. A right enshrined in the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child. That’s why World Child Cancer is working to improve the availability of high-quality treatment and care.

Discover More Stories…

Hassan’s story

14-year-old Hassan from the Machinga district of Malawi was diagnosed with Acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL) last year.

Read more

Tiwo’s story

Five years after developing cancer and two years of treatment later, six-year-old Tiwo is doing well

Read more

Franklyn’s Story

Meet Franklyn, now 17, who is fully recovered from cancer and dreams of becoming a doctor to help others

Read more

Rebecca’s Success Story

Rebecca is now able to return to school after undergoing cancer treatment through World Child Cancer in Ghana

Read more
FIND OUT MORE

Our History

Our People

Work for Us

Annual Reviews & Accounts

Will you join us?

Together we can close the gap in childhood cancer care.

DONATE