McCade Centre : For Law and Cancer
Investment tribunal dismisses Philip Morris Asia's challenge to Australia's plain packaging
Investment tribunal dismisses Philip Morris Asia's challenge to Australia's plain packaging
Workshop in Oslo on legal issues relating to the implementation of plain/standardized tobacco packaging in Europe
Workshop in Oslo on legal issues relating to the implementation of plain/standardized tobacco packaging in Europe
McCabe Centre and WHO AFRO workshop on health, trade and investment in the East African Region
McCabe Centre and WHO AFRO workshop on health, trade and investment in the East African Region
Webinar: Contemplating and communicating future healthcare decisions
Webinar: Contemplating and communicating future healthcare decisions
McCabe Centre Intensive Legal Training
McCabe Centre's Intensive Legal Training Program features on the ABC's Law Report

McCabe Centre for Law and Cancer

The McCabe Centre's mission is to contribute to the effective use of the law for cancer prevention, treatment, supportive care and research. The McCabe Centre conducts research, policy development and capacity building. It connects lawyers, legal academics and law students with cancer control researchers and advocates. The McCabe Centre is a joint initiative of Cancer Council Victoria and the Union for International Cancer Control.

Workshop in oslo participants

The McCabe Centre performs the functions of a WHO FCTC Knowledge Hub on matters within the Centre's expertise, in particular, legal challenges to implementation of the WHO FCTC. Our Knowledge Hub Website will soon be transitioned to the official WHO FCTC information platform.

Peopole in training The Program, conducted primarily for government lawyers from low-and middle-income countries, builds capacity in the use of law to prevent and control cancer and other non-communicable diseases. It receives funding support from the Australian Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade and Cancer Council Australia.