Global Initiatives by Region

More than 50 percent of cancer cases and 70 percent cancer deaths occur in low- and middle-income countries. Our efforts cut across all regions, but special emphasis is placed on programs in sub-Saharan Africa and Latin America.

To learn more about our global initiatives by region, click on the links below.

Additional Regional Activities

The American Cancer Society works with partners in Southeast Asia and other regions on cancer and tobacco control programs.

Sub-Saharan Africa

The American Cancer Society is working with partners in sub-Saharan Africa region to combat the rising cancer and tobacco burden there.

Latin America

The American Cancer Society works with a variety of health organizations in Latin America to fight the growing cancer and tobacco burden in the region.