What We Do


Our mission is to provide high quality cancer information services and resources on all aspects of cancer to those concerned or affected by cancer throughout the world.

We achieve this by:

  • Providing and sharing information and tools for management, evaluation, training and quality
  • Promoting collaboration between Cancer Information Services in different countries throughout the world
  • Acting as a forum for exchange, discussion and support
  • Developing and updating service core values
  • Increasing awareness of cancer information and support services
  • Supporting the development of new services throughout the world by providing required tools, education and mentors

Key activities include:

  • Our web based CIS Toolbox of resources jointly branded with UICC
  • The development of workshops (basic and advance courses) on starting a CIS for presentation at international conferences

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