World Cancer Day: What's Happening?

Events are planned in cities around the world to raise awareness about cancer prevention, early detection, and treatment.

3 school girls huddled together, posing for the camera
African American woman in field smiling at the camera with other people behind her
Husband, wife and daughter hugging and smiling for photo


Below you'll find more information on World Cancer Day,  the global cancer burden and our partners in the fight against cancer around the globe.