European CanCer Organisation (ECCO)

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History

Founded 1981, as Federation of European Cancer Societies (FECS) -- Fédération des sociétés européennes oncologiques, by 3 European scientific cancer organizations, including European Society for Medical Oncology (ESMO) and SIOP Europe (SIOPE). Statutes adopted 1987; statutes amended when registered in accordance with Belgian law, 2 June 1994; amended again 1 Nov 1995, 5 June 1996, 11 Sep 1999, 4 June 2002 and in 2007. Current title adopted, Sep 2007.

Aims

Uphold the right of all European cancer patients to the best possible treatment and care; promote interaction between all organizations involved in cancer research, treatment and care at European level.

Future Events

2020 Malta – ECOP : European Conference on Oncology Pharmacy

Past Events(1)

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Activities

Events/meetings; advocacy/lobbying/activism; awards/prizes/competitions.

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Relations with Inter-Governmental Organizations

Relations with 1 inter-governmental organizations.
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Relations with Non-Governmental Organizations

Relations with 16 non-governmental organizations.
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Publications

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Members

Members in 49 countries
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Subjects *

  • Medicine
    • Cancer

UN Sustainable Development Goals **

GOAL 3: Good Health and Well-being

UIA Org ID

D0532

Last News Received

2017
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