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Union for International Cancer Control and World Cancer Congress 2014

World Cancer Congress Diary – Day 2

Dr Kate Allen, our Executive Director of Science & Public Affairs, reports back from day 2 of the Congress in Melbourne

Union for International Cancer Control and World Cancer Congress 2014

World Cancer Congress Diary - Day 1

Dr Kate Allen, our Executive Director of Science & Public Affairs, reports back on the eve of the World Cancer Congress

World governments agree to tackle malnutrition in all its forms

World governments agree to tackle malnutrition in all its forms

We help influence Member States attending the Second International Conference on Nutrition to adopt the Rome Declaration and Framework for Action to address malnutrition in all its forms

Weight linked to advanced prostate cancer for first time

Weight linked to advanced prostate cancer for first time

Today, World Cancer Research Fund International has launched a new report which has found strong evidence that being overweight or obese increases the risk of advanced prostate cancer

World Cancer Research Fund International urges world governments to end malnutrition in all its forms

World Cancer Research Fund International urges world governments to end malnutrition in all its forms

We call on delegates attending the Second International Conference on Nutrition next week to address malnutrition in all its forms

World Cancer Research Fund International has awarded seven new grants to fund research into cancer prevention and survival

New research grants awarded

World Cancer Research Fund International has awarded seven new grants to fund research into cancer prevention and survival

Cancer cells, nutritional aspects and cancer prevention

World Cancer Research Fund International advises on new European Code Against Cancer

We provided advice on the nutritional aspects of cancer prevention for the new European Code Against Cancer, which was launched today

nutrition improvement concept and development

World Cancer Research Fund International welcomes progress on Action Plan to improve nutrition in WHO’s Western Pacific Region

We issue joint statement to coincide with this week’s meeting of the World Health Organization’s Regional Committee to the Western Pacific

obesity and cancer prevention

Plan of Action for obesity prevention in Americas’ young people needs support

Our statement with over 170 civil society organisations on the proposed Plan of Action for the Prevention of Obesity in Children and Adolescents in the Americas

European food and nutrition action plan

European countries adopt new 5-year food & nutrition action plan

We help influence the World Health Organization’s Regional Committee for Europe to adopt the European Food and Nutrition Action Plan 2015-2020