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Mission & Vision

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Our Vision

  • A world where cancer is the exception, not the rule.

Our Mission

  • Build a Canada-wide movement to eliminate the preventable causes of cancer, through awareness, education, and advocacy.

Our Goals

  • Create a national movement for cancer prevention;
  • Entrench use of the precautionary principle;
  • Devote more funds to primary prevention (from the current 2%), and act on what we know prevents cancer;
  • Improve regulations and policies to end environmental and workplace exposure to carcinogens; and
  • Support individuals — especially marginalized groups — communities, businesses and governments to reduce or eliminate cancer-causing exposures.

What We Do

  • Promote legislative and policy reforms;
  • Run focused campaigns;
  • Conduct public education; and
  • Promote member and group development and activities.

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