Advocacy

Grounds for Health at the International Cancer Control Conference

From November 3-6, Grounds for Health Executive Director August Burns and Senior Program Officer Rebecca Singer will attend the International Cancer Control Conference 5 in Lima, Peru.

The theme of the congress is ‘International Collaboration’ and it will highlight the need for collaboration and cooperation in implementing cancer and non-communicable disease control strategies worldwide.

Grounds for Health [...]

Cervical Cancer Prevention: A Powerful Idea

Nothing else in the world … is as powerful as an idea whose time has come.

While these words were written by Victor Hugo over 150 years ago, they have never been more apt than in regards to the idea of universal access to cervical cancer prevention services. In late May, nearly 500 key [...]

Call for Universal Access to Cervical Cancer Prevention

Partners from the Global Forum on Cervical Cancer Prevention unveiled the Universal Call to Action (Grounds for Health Executive Director August Burns: bottom row, third from left; Senior Program Officer Rebecca Singer: back row, third from left)

On May 27, 2013, at the Global Forum on Cervical Cancer Prevention in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, a group [...]

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