Alliance

A multi stakeholder group which includes representatives from NGOs, environmental and occupational health organisations, trade unions, public health advocates and civil society groups.

Campaigning

The Alliance for Cancer Prevention is campaigning to reduce preventable cancer incidence by calling for recognition of environmental and occupational risk factors.

Prevention

A primary prevention approach to cancer would aim to reduce and eliminate, as far as possible, human exposures to all substances or agents that are known to be, or suspected of being, implicated in the disease process ie stopping cancer before it starts.

Recent News

The Alliance for Cancer Prevention reacts to the proposed EDC criteria from the EU Commission.

The long awaited and highly contested proposed criteria on endocrine disrupting chemicals (EDCs) were announced on the 16th June by

EDC Free Europe Coalition astounded by EU Commissions criteria on endocrine disruptors

Commission’s EDC criteria proposal: More humans will have to be harmed before action is taken.

The EDC-Free Europe coalition is astounded

Call for Juncker to protect EU citizens health by choosing the right criteria for endocrine disrupting chemicals (EDCs).

The Alliance joined with over 65 organisations from the EDC-Free Europe Coalition to call on President Juncker and the EU

UK groups join with Health Care Without Harm to raise concerns about Endocrine Disrupting Chemicals in Medical Devices.

 

The Alliance joined with other UK charities and the European organsiation Health Care Without Harm in writing a letter to

International Workers Memorial Day 2016

Today is International Workers Memorial day – a global day of remembrance for all those who have died at work

Organisations call for glyphosate ban ahead of EU vote.

Pesticide Action Network (Pan UK) and 12 UK based organisations have sent a signed letter to MEPs asking them to

EDC-Free Europe calls on Environment Ministers to make strong statement on EDCs

68 organisations have sent a letter to the EU Environment Ministers urging them to make a strong statement calling on