World Cancer Day is remembered every year on the 4th of February to stop the preventable deaths caused by cancet among the people without awareness.
The World Cancer Day is organized by Union for International Cancer Control (UICC). This day was launched to create a mass awareness on the preventable cancer diseases.
People lack awareness that they tend to treat cancer as an incurable disease. However, many cancer can be treated and prevented at the early stages. Many rally was conducted on this day to reduce the cancer risk factors.
The theme for the World Cancer Day 2020 is I Am and I Will. “This World Cancer Day, we recognise that our commitment to act will lead to powerful progress in reducing global impact of cancer.”