Cancer control: Planning

WHO guide for effective programmes

Publication details

Editors: WHO
Number of pages: 48
Publication date: 2006
Languages: English, Spanish
ISBN: 92 4 154699 9



A practical guide for programme managers on how to plan overall cancer control effectively, according to available resources and integrating cancer control with programmes for other chronic diseases and related problems. This publication is a series of six modules on cancer control:

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