Latest news and updates from World Cancer Research Fund International.

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Energy balance and body fatness: full report released

Today we published the full findings from our report Diet, nutrition and physical activity: Energy balance and body fatness – the determinants of weight gain, overweight and obesity

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WCRF 2017/2018 grants announced

We are pleased to announce the new World Cancer Research Fund (WCRF) International grants that have been awarded, as part of our Regular Grant Programme, for 2017/2018

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WCRF report translated into Mandarin

Our latest cancer prevention report, Diet, Nutrition, Physical Activity and Cancer: a Global Perspective (the Third Expert Report), has been translated into Mandarin

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Political Declaration for UN High Level Meeting on NCDs to be signed by governments next week

The Final Draft of the Political Declaration, that will be adopted by Member States at the third United Nations High Level Meeting (UN HLM) on non-communicable diseases (NCDs), is now available

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New project to assess the methods used to calculate cancer prevention estimates

We are funding a research project at the Harvard School of Public Health which will get underway this September.

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WCRF at World Cancer Congress 2018

We are delighted to announce that members of World Cancer Research Fund (WCRF) International’s Science and Policy & Public Affairs teams will be at the 2018 World Cancer Congress to present key aspects of our work.

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Applications for 2018-19 Regular Grant Programme now open

The World Cancer Research Fund International Regular Grant Programme is now open

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Young people at heart of new project tackling childhood obesity

World Cancer Research Fund (WCRF) International’s Policy and Public Affairs team are meeting today with the other international organisations involved in a new project to tackle childhood obesity in Europe

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Building Momentum: a series of reports providing an overview of lessons on implementing evidence-informed nutrition policy

The first report in the series tackles how to implement a robust sugar-sweetened beverage (SSB) tax in the face of a lack of political will and industry interference

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WCRF at the Royal Society: the highlights

On 24 May we launched our new cancer prevention report at a number of events around the world