First Coalition Connection event sees publication of report showing devastating impact of COVID-19 on cancer organisations
On 4th February 2021, the Global Cancer Coalitions Network (GCCN) held its first Coalition Connection event. Coinciding with World Cancer Day, this interactive session explored the effects that the COVID-19 pandemic has had on the global cancer community.
Formed in the wake of COVID-19, the Global Cancer Coalitions Network (GCCN) is a collaboration of nine global cancer coalitions and alliances (including the International Brain Tumour Alliance – IBTA), representing 750 patient organisations working on behalf of 14 million cancer patients around the world.
GCCN member organisations are:
- ABC Global Alliance
- Global Colon Cancer Association
- Global Lung Cancer Coalition
- International Brain Tumour Alliance
- International Kidney Cancer Coalition