4 February observed as a World Cancer Day every year by the Union for International Cancer Control (UICC). The World Cancer Day is celebrated to raise awareness and education about cancer, and pressing governments and individuals across the world to take action against the disease.

Theme for World Cancer Day 2019-2021: ‘I Am And I Will’.

Background History

Created in the year 2000, The Day has grown into a positive movement for everyone, everywhere to unite under one voice to face one of our greatest challenges in history.