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World Child Cancer to partner with the Stavros Niarchos Foundation (SNF) to improve access to quality childhood cancer services across Africa
Students for Global Health Essay Competition Winner
Closing The Cancer Gap: Why Addressing Childhood Cancer Inequality Is A Global PriorityRead more
Palliative care for every child who needs it: Five years in Bangladesh
Celebrating five years of palliative care in BangladeshRead 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
An update from Myanmar
A doctor working for World Child Cancer in Myanmar gives us an update on how the situation has impacted our workRead more
Improving Survival for Children with Cancer in Nepal
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 worldRead 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 DayRead 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…
14-year-old Hassan from the Machinga district of Malawi was diagnosed with Acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL) last year.Read more
Five years after developing cancer and two years of treatment later, six-year-old Tiwo is doing wellRead more
Meet Franklyn, now 17, who is fully recovered from cancer and dreams of becoming a doctor to help othersRead more
Rebecca’s Success Story
Rebecca is now able to return to school after undergoing cancer treatment through World Child Cancer in GhanaRead more
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Together we can close the gap in childhood cancer care.