Wednesday, January 13, 2016 | 0:0 AM
The Emirates Center for Strategic Studies and Research (ECSSR) hosted the "Hand in Hand" campaign, aimed at raising community awareness of cancer and ways to prevent it, on Wednesday, January 13th, 2016. This campaign includes the implementation of a range of local and global initiatives aimed at raising awareness of the dangers of cancer, possible ways to prevent it, and training on methods to cope with it, particularly those methods that have proved effective in developed countries
Nora Al-Suwaidi, Director General of CPCS, said that the "Hand in Hand" campaign aims to achieve a number of targets, including raising awareness of cancer risks and sending a message of unity and sympathy to cancer patients, may God grant them full and speedy recovery. It is a message of love from CPCS and the whole UAE community. Moreover, the campaign aims at encouraging people and various state institutions to provide support for the CPCS, which aims to organize innovative mechanisms to support cancer patients, relieve their suffering, and educate their families and friends on how to offer the best care and support for cancer sufferers.