ECIBC and ECICC - the European Commission initiatives on breast and colorectal cancer
The European Commission Initiatives on Breast (ECIBC) and Colorectal Cancer (ECICC) provide evidence-based recommendations for the screening and diagnosis care processes, as well as a voluntary quality assurance scheme covering the entire cancer care pathway.
ECIS - European Cancer Information System
ECIS provides the latest information on indicators that quantify cancer burden across Europe. It permits the exploration of geographical patterns and temporal trends of incidence, mortality and survival data across Europe for the major cancer entities.
The purpose of the web application is to support research as well as public-health decision-making in the field of cancer and to serve as a point of reference and information for European citizens.
EEA - European Environment Agency
The European Environment Agency (EEA) is an agency of the European Union, whose task is to provide sound, independent information on the environment, including evidence of associations between environmental risk factors and cancer outcomes.
Eurostat is the statistical office of the European Union. Its statistical overview on cancer is focused on the most common types of cancer, their death toll, the available cancer healthcare personnel and the equipment used for cancer treatment.
European Commission's Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Knowledge Gateway
The Knowledge Gateway is a reference point for public health policy makers that provides reliable, independent and up-to date information on topics related to the promotion of health and the prevention of non-communicable diseases.
GCO - Global Cancer Observatory
The Global Cancer Observatory (GCO) is an interactive web-based platform presenting global cancer statistics to inform cancer control and research.
IARC - International Agency for Research on Cancer
The International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) is the specialized cancer agency of the World Health Organization. The objective of the IARC is to promote international collaboration in cancer research.
OECD - Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development
The Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) carries out work on health data and indicators to improve international comparisons and economic analyses of health systems. The OECD Health Division measures health outcomes and use of health system resources, and analyses policies that improve access, efficiency, resilience and quality of health care.
OECD - State of Health in the EU
The State of Health in the EU country profiles is a joint work of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) and the European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies, in co-operation with the European Commission.
It provides a concise and policy-relevant overview of health and health systems in all EU countries, Iceland and Norway, emphasising the particular characteristics and challenges in each country.