Cancer control: Policy and advocacy

WHO guide for effective programmes

Publication details

Editors: WHO
Number of pages: 56
Publication date: 2008
Languages: English, Spanish
ISBN: 92 4 154752 9



A practical guide for medium level decision-makers and programme managers on how to advocate for policy development and effective programme implementation for cancer control. This publication is a series of six modules on cancer control:

  • Planning
  • Prevention
  • Early detection
  • Diagnosis and treatment
  • Palliative care
  • Policy and advocacy