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A PROBLEM SHARED IS A PROBLEM HALVED


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A PROBLEM SHARED IS A PROBLEM HALVED


 
 

80% death rate

when young people are diagnosed with cancer in low income countries. 80% survive in high income countries.

 

Two Worlds Cancer Collaboration Foundation is a Canadian non-profit foundation that recognizes the need for urgent action against cancer in the developing world. Our team of Canadian and international health care professionals works with care professionals in resource-constrained countries to help reduce the burden of cancer.

 
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Act where the need is relevant


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Act where the need is relevant


2.5 million

people live with cancer in India. 400,000 people die every year.

 
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“Two Worlds Cancer Collaboration is a grassroots initiative building capacity for palliative and end-of-life care in resource-constrained countries. It’s Canadians working with health professionals in India and other  countries to create a self-sufficient, sustainable system of care for those in need. ” – Dr. Simon Sutcliffe

 
 

A major focus of Two Worlds Cancer Collaboration has been to support curative interventions for childhood cancers. 2WCC in partnership with the International Network for Cancer Treatment and Research (INCTR) is developing resources and protocols that can be implemented and sustained by care professionals in resource-constrained communities.

Two Worlds Cancer Collaboration’s pediatric care goals:

  • establish a curative cancer treatment program for children age 0-5 years
  • establish the collaborative partnerships necessary to implement programs locally
  • build self sufficiency for long-term, sustainable care programs

 

 
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Help reduce the world’s cancer burden



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Help reduce the world’s cancer burden



 
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2,900

children seen in the Department of Palliative Care at MNJ in 2013, up from 50 in 2007.

Two Worlds Cancer Collaboration’s train-the-trainer volunteers share their expertise as visiting-faculty in the month-long, intensive palliative care certificate program offered at MNJ Institute. Since 2006, 85 doctors, 60 nurses, 27 volunteers and 11 social workers have been fully trained. The 2WCC sponsored Village Outreach Program makes regular visits to nine villages bringing healthcare to the rural region that would otherwise receive no care.

 
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Donate more than you thought possible


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Donate more than you thought possible


 

100%

Canadian volunteered expertise used to develop these programs with limited reimbursements.

95%

of your donation to Two Worlds Cancer Collaboration funds programs.

5%

or less of your donations fund overhead and volunteers’ travel costs.

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Thank You


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Thank You


We would like to thank our generous supporters:

Onni Group

Onni Group was the principal sponsor of the inaugural Two Worlds Cancer Gala in 2014

Rix Family Foundation

The Foundation's generous five-year committment includes the appointment of the Dr Don Rix Professorship in Palliative Medicine to Dr. Gayatri Palat MNJ Institute