The European Cancer Organisation is a not-for-profit federation of Member Societies working in cancer at a European level. We are dedicated to convening oncology professionals and patients to agree policy, advocate for positive change and speak up for the European cancer community.
The General Assembly with representatives of all our member societies is the highest governing body of our organisation and meets formally twice every year.
Please read more about the European Cancer Organisation's governing structure and work in our Annual Reports.
Our Executive Committee work closely with our Chief Executive to manage the implementation of the Strategy 2020-2023 and the Board's decisions. They normally meet virtually twice per month.
To reduce the burden of cancer, improve outcomes and the quality of care for cancer patients, through multidisciplinarity and multiprofessionalism.
As the not-for-profit federation of member organisations working in cancer at a European level, we convene oncology professionals and patients to agree policy, advocate for positive change and be the united voice of the European cancer community.
To be a vibrant, pro-active, focused, relevant and influential federation, working together for a cancer free future, ensuring that every patient has high quality care and treatment, with access to the full range of professionals needed.
To create and develop ever-strengthening relationships between European institutions and the European cancer care community, and with our Member Societies, Patient Advisory Committee and Focused Topic Networks, facilitate collaboration and consensus towards tangible and impactful policy improvement.
Our essential and enduring values are:
Find out more about our Strategy for 2020-2023 here.