5TH WOMEN’S EMPOWERMENT CANCER ADVOCACY NETWORK (WE CAN) SUMMIT 2018
23rd – 24th March 2018
The Zambian Cancer Society (ZCS) hosted in collaboration with other partners the 5th edition of the annual Women’s Empowerment Cancer Advocacy Network (WE CAN) Summit. The 2-day event held from the 23rd-24th of March 2018 and focused on breast and cervical cancer advocacy in Africa. The event had participants from all over Africa in attendance and for the first time West Africa was represented. Attendees included Cancer survivors, advocates, medical professionals and experts in cancer care. During the summit, attendees, shared stories, opinions, expertise, thoughts and suggestions to guide development of country/organisation specific action plans to help improve the cancer outcomes especially for breast and cervical cancer.