National Decade Against Cancer

Key Points:

  • Aim: Promote preventive measures, diagnostics and therapies for cancer
  • Target group: research institutions, industries, general public
  • Duration: 2019 - 2029
  • Project partners: organizations from research, healthcare, politics and the public
The NDK project (“National Decade Against Cancer”) is a joint initiative between the German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) and various stakeholders active in the field of cancer research. The goal of this 10-year programme is to improve the diagnosis and treatment of cancer by engaging various interest groups (researchers, regulators, patients, and their relatives) in the initiative. For more information, please visit the project website.