International Childhood Cancer Day

Category: Health
International Childhood Cancer Day around the world in 2023
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About International Childhood Cancer Day

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Dates of International Childhood Cancer Day
2024 InternationalFeb 15
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2023 InternationalFeb 15
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2021 InternationalFeb 15
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Summary
Find out the dates, history and traditions of International Childhood Cancer Day.

International Childhood Cancer Day is a global collaborative campaign to raise awareness about childhood cancer and to express support for children and adolescents with cancer, the survivors, and their families.

The day promotes increased appreciation and deeper understanding of issues and challenges relevant to childhood cancer and impacting on children/adolescents with cancer, the survivors, their families, and the society as a whole.

It also spotlights the need for more equitable and better access to treatment and care for all children with cancer, everywhere.

This annual event was created in 2002 by Childhood Cancer International, a global network of 176 parent organizations, childhood cancer survivor associations, childhood cancer support groups, and cancer societies,  in over 93 countries, across 5 continents.

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