Joint Statement – Prevention at the heart of Europe’s Beating Cancer Plan

17 February 2020

Launch of a statement by 31 health organisations to call for a thorough prevention pillar in Europe’s Beating Cancer Plan to tackle challenges common to all non-communicable diseases (NCDs).


Prevention is the foundation of public health policy and central to protecting and improving people’s health and well-being. Europe’s Beating Cancer Plan is a key opportunity to put prevention where it belongs – at the heart of the European Union’s (EU) health agenda.

Read the full statement here.