Overarching Goal: There will be major reductions in premature deaths from cancer, and improvements in quality of life and cancer survival rates.To reach these targets we will take action to:
Target 1: Strenghten health systems for effective cancer control
Target 2: Measure cancer burden and impact of cancer plans in all countries
Target 3: Reduce exposure to cancer risk factors
Target 4: Universal coverage of HPV and HBV vaccination
Target 5: Reduce stigma and dispel myths about cancer
Target 6: Universal access to screening and early detection for cancer
Tartget 7: Improve access to services across the cancer care continuum
Target 8: Universal availability of pain control and distress management
Target 9: Improve education and training of healthcare professionals
Download the full text of the World Cancer Declaration 2013 here.
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