International Cancer Control P.L.A.N.E.T. - Links to comprehensive cancer control resources for public health professionals

These countries offer comprehensive cancer control resources through their P.L.A.N.E.T portals:


Cancer Control P.L.A.N.E.T. portals include 5 steps for developing a comprehensive cancer control program:

 United States

If your country does not have a P.L.A.N.E.T. portal, consider using these international agency resources for comprehensive cancer control planning, implementation, and evaluation:

World Health Organization (WHO):
Cancer control: knowledge into action
International Union Against Cancer (UICC):
National cancer control planning resources


Step 1: Assess program priorities
  Statistics for prioritizing cancer control efforts
Step 2: Identify potential partners
  Contact information for program partners and research partners
Step 3: Research reviews of different intervention approaches
  Recommendations for population-based intervention approaches
  Recommendations on screening, counseling, and other clinical regimens
Step 4: Find research-tested intervention programs and products
  Summary statements, ratings, and products from cancer prevention and control programs tested in research
Step 5: Plan and evaluate your program
  Country, state, and province plans and budgets
  Guidelines for developing a comprehensive cancer control plan