McCabe Centre for Law and Cancer: New Strategic Plan 2018-2022

McCabe Centre for Law and Cancer: New Strategic Plan 2018-2022

McCabe Centre for Law and Cancer

The McCabe Centre's mission is to promote the effective use of law for the prevention and control of cancer and other NCDs by building knowledge, expertise, capacity and networks at global, regional and domestic levels. 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, the Union for International Cancer Control, and Cancer Council Australia.

WHO FCTC Knowledge Hub

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 is available on the official WHO FCTC information platform.

Intensive Legal Training Program

Intensive Legal Training ProgramThe 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.