Who is UICC?

The Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) are the organisers of World Cancer Day and is the largest international cancer membership organisation in the world. Members of UICC are rapidly growing and currently include over 1100 organisations across 170 countries. Through global partnerships, UICC are dedicated to taking the lead in convening, capacity building and advocacy initiatives that unite the cancer community to reduce the global cancer burden, promote greater equity, and integrate cancer control into the world health and development agenda. World Cancer Day is one of their many initiatives spearheaded by UICC to help implement national policies and promote a global response to cancer.

To learn more about UICC visit their website here.

Icon and UICC partnership

In 2017, Icon Group became a Vanguard partner of UICC which places Icon on the global stage adding our voice to the international cancer care conversation. This partnership includes close collaboration, sharing our experiences and expertise and providing global opportunities for our teams. We are proud to continue fostering our relationship with UICC to help make a lasting difference to cancer patients around the world.

Icon's Wall of Hearts

View heartfelt pledges and messages of hope from patients, loved ones, and our teams and partners across the globe.
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Our partnership with UICC

Each year we work with the Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) to make a lasting difference for all cancer patients.
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Our activities

Find out about our activities for World Cancer Day 2021 and how we are standing together for a world less burdened by cancer.
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