Guidelines for using World Cancer Research Fund International content.

This webpage outlines our permissions procedure for the 2018 Third Expert Report. If you have a query about any of our other content, please email

Subject to the terms outlined below, you are free to:

  • directly reproduce material for teaching or personal purposes. This includes use in presentations or as part of non-published coursework.

Under the following terms:

  • Correct attribution: you must give credit to WCRF/AICR as follows:
    This material has been reproduced from the World Cancer Research Fund/American Institute for Cancer Research. Diet, Nutrition, Physical Activity and Cancer: a Global Perspective. Continuous Update Project Expert Report 2018. Available at
  • No modifications: you do not transform, modify, edit or translate the material.
  • Non-commercial use: you do not use the material for commercial purposes.
    If you do not meet these requirements or wish to use the material for any other purpose, please complete the form below.

Note, for any text or graphics belonging to third parties, please contact the original copyright holder to seek permission.

Requesting permission

You do not need to request permission to reuse materials for teaching or personal use (eg within teaching presentations).

However, if you wish to use any of our material for non-teaching purposes, such as within blogs or textbooks, wish to make any modifications or are unsure, please contact us with the following information.

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  • Whether you will be editing or changing the material

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