Global Cancer Update Programme

The World Cancer Research Fund network’s flagship global research programme analyses international research on how diet, nutrition and physical activity affect cancer risk and survival.

What is the Global Cancer Update Programme?

Learn more about its history, new direction and future research goals

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Judging the evidence

How do we decide what causes and what protects against cancer?

Our methodology

Resources and toolkits

Find all our downloads and graphics for you to make use of

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Third Expert Report

Our comprehensive 2018 Expert Report into the effects of diet, nutrition and physical activity on cancer

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Cancer Survivors

What our research has taught us about the increase in cancer survivors and how best for them to live their lives

How things have changed