Join us for a future without cancer

Your support will help us move forward towards a tomorrow without cancer. There are many ways to join de movement, find yours and make World Cancer Research Day grow.

Sign the declaration Sign the declaration
The World Declaration for Cancer Research is a call to citizens, entities, institutions, and leaders of all fields to join efforts to promote research. Together, we aim to improve survival rates, quality of life and reduce the number of people who develop cancer. Sign the World Declaration for Cancer and show your support! Sign now!
Register your activity Register your activity
You are part of a global movement. No matter how big or small your activity is, World Cancer Research Day grows thanks to everyone efforts and ideas. Share yours in our activity map to let everyone know, it will take you just a couple of minutes. Submit your activity
Share on your social media Share on your social media

A great way to support World Cancer Research Day is spreading the word. It can´t get easier than that.
Use your social networks to help the message reach further, you can show your support posting some of our readymade messages or making your own, just don’t forget to add the hashtag #WorldCancerResearchDay

Some messages you can use:

In 2030 one person will die of cancer every two seconds. Join #WorldCancerResearchDay

Predictions show that in 2030 there will be 13 million annual deaths from cancer. Join #WorldCancerResearchDay

Organize your event, nothing is too small Organize your event, nothing is too small
Make it personal, make World Cancer Research Day yours setting up your own event. Big or small will be perfect, just enjoy and share how much you care about cancer research with everyone around you. Need some ideas? those might light the bulb up:
  • Talk to the nearest research center to schedule an open day. Organize a visit and a talk with a researcher. Just remember to keep it simple when it comes to the language.
  • Love sports? Let’s get moving. Organize a relay race in your neighborhood or go bigger and aim for the city.
  • Got a blog or a website? You can help raise awareness by featuring news and articles regarding world cancer research day.
  • Activate social media! Share your support and inspire others to join using your social networks. You can use the campaign materials available in this website. Hey! Don’t forget to use the hashtag #WorldCancerResearchDay
  • Ask everyone you know to sign the declaration at
  • Donate your images in social networks transforming your profile with the WCRD photo find it in the materials section.
We will love to see your photos from the event, don’t forget to share them in your social networks using the hashtag #WorldCancerResearchDay
Use the campaign materials Use the campaign materials
Spread the word, the more people know the bigger the Day. We have put together a set of materials to help you spread the word in your area. Use the poster in your office, frequent shop, news tabloid, school… any wall will do but please ask for authorization if required. Have a website or blog, then you can put the campaign banners to good use, don’t forget to link it to
Become a supporting organization Become a supporting organization
Cancer research will help us move forward towards a tomorrow without cancer. Success can only be achieved with all of us getting involved and moving cancer research forward. If you care about Cancer Research and your organization aims to join the movement, let us know via email at and we will provide you with all the information.

If you have any questions you can find the answers to the most frequently asked questions here

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