Campaigning for cancer

Find out how people are working to improve cancer treatment and care and learn more about the role of campaigning for cancer.

Empowering cancer patients in the workplace

Campaigning for Cancer has announced its new Cancer@Work Programme which is aimed at helping cancer patients and their employers to understand their rights and obligations and the cancer journey.

A tale of two patients

Read this story of two cancer patients to learn why access to the right treatment at the right time is so crucial.

A daughter's plea for cancer treatment

'My father passed away from a cancer that, if he had been screened for it earlier, would have been curable.' Read Hanna's story about her father's suffering and lack of treatment.

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CANSA’s purpose is to lead the fight against cancer in South Africa. Its mission is to be the preferred non-profit organisation that enables research, educates the public and provides support to all people affected by cancer. Questions are answered by CANSA’s Head of Health Professor Michael Herbst. For more information, visit

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