why the global cancer burden matters
Every year, more than 8 million people worldwide die from cancer. The American Cancer Society is on a mission to change that.
preventing cancer at home and abroad
Learn what we're doing around the world to help prevent cancer, and get some tips on what you can do to reduce the risk for cancer in your own world.
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.