Read stories of children, families and healthcare professionals supported by World Child Cancer
Making sure their stories get told
Meet some of the patients, families and teams who have inspired us in our work to ensure children with cancer across the world have equal access to treatment and care.
A continuous cough was the first warning sign. Find out how World Child Cancer is helping Joel on the road to recovery after leukaemiaRead more
11-year-old Imran is an only child who lives in Noakhali in southern Bangladesh with his parents. Earlier this year he was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL).Read more
Five-year old Fariha from Bangladesh was diagnosed with Acute Lymphoblastic Leukaemia (ALL) earlier this year.Read more
Latifa was just three years old when she developed eye cancer. Latifa’s Mother would like to share her story with others going through the same thingRead more
Family support is vital for the survival of children like Agnes, aged 14Read more
In August 2020, Kwende’s grandmother Asmaa noticed that her baby grandson was feverish and short of breath. She took…Read more
At the beginning of 2021, Chimwala was diagnosed with Burkitt lymphomaRead more
3-year-old Maiah from in Myanmar was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL) in May 2018Read more
Six year old, Wezi has Wilms tumour, a type of kidney cancer that is most common in children under the age of three, wishes to go back to school to become a teacher one 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.
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Five years after developing cancer and two years of treatment later, six-year-old Tiwo is doing wellRead more
14-year-old Hassan from the Machinga district of Malawi was diagnosed with Acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL) last year.Read 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
My road to recovery
Prince went on to become a childhood cancer advocate and help many other children just like him when he recovered from leukaemia. Read MoreRead more
Estaphanie is excited to start university!
Meet Estaphanie, who is excited to start university after being forced to take time out of school following a cancer diagnosisRead more
Bulu is looking forward to following in his brother’s footsteps getting back on the football fieldRead more
Oscar was six years old when his mother noticed a swelling on his tummy and took him to a traditional village doctorRead more
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Together we can close the gap in childhood cancer care.