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KOR-84 [WPRO]
Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for Cancer Control and Prevention

Director / Head: 
  Dr Khang Hyun Lee
 




Institution:
 
  National Cancer Center (NCC)
Address:
  111 Jungbalsan-ro, Ilsandong-gu
  410-769
  Gyeunggi-do
Town:
  Goyang
Country:
  REPUBLIC OF KOREA
Region:
  WPRO
Phone:
  (82-31) 920 1934
Fax:
  (82-31) 920 1939
Web Site:
  http://www.ncc.re.kr
Date of Designation:
  12/Jul/2005
Last Redesignation:
  13/Jul/2017
Expiry:
  13/Jul/2021
Terms of Reference:
  1. To collaborate with WHO for capacity building in cancer registration and statistics 
  2. To collaborate with WHO for supporting cancer control capacity building in low and middle income countries 
  3. To collaborate with WHO for palliative care with supporting the policy development and education 
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Subjects:
  1. Cancer 
  2. Noncommunicable diseases other than those specifically mentioned 
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Types of activity:
  1. Training and education 
  2. Implementation of WHO programmes and activities at country level 
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WHO Outputs:
  2.1.3 - Countries enabled to improve health care coverage for the management of cardiovascular diseases, cancer, diabetes and chronic respiratory diseases and their risk factors through strengthening health systems
 
 
Responsible Officer:
  SHIN Hai-Rim
Phone:
  +63 2 5289860
Email:
  shinh@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  VARGHESE Cherian V.
Phone:
  +41 22 791 3634
Email:
  varghesec@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork