News from PACT

Fiji Seeks to Establish a Radiotherapy Facility to Improve Cancer Treatment

Fiji Seeks to Establish a Radiotherapy Facility to Improve Cancer Treatment

16 April 2014

Fiji has one of the highest death rates from breast and cervical cancer in the world, but has no radiotherapy services. Every year the Ministry of Health sends approximately 15-24 radiotherapy patients to India, New Zealand or Australia. Fiji has requested the IAEA's help to establish a radiotherapy facility to improve cancer treatment in the country. Read more →

Lebanon and Pakistan Receive IAEA imPACT Missions

Lebanon and Pakistan Receive IAEA imPACT Missions

18 December 2013

Concluding an active year of imPACT Review Assessment missions in IAEA Member States, the IAEA Programme of Action for Cancer Therapy (PACT) conducted successive missions in Lebanon and Pakistan in late November and early December 2013. Read more →