Friends of cancer patients: FOCP

Our Patron

“Cancer is no longer a personal problem. The rising rate of cancer incidence makes it a public issue that requires shared responsibility among all.”

Her Highness Sheikha Jawaher bint Mohammed Al Qasimi

Wife of the Ruler of Sharjah, UAE
Founder and Patron of the Friends of Cancer Patients
International Ambassador of the World Cancer Declaration for Union for International Cancer Control (UICC), International Ambassador for Childhood Cancer for UICC and Patron of the Global NCD Alliance Forum.


Community Engagement

Kashf is an initiative of Friends of Cancer Patients for early detection of cancer. Kashf, which means “detection” in Arabic, aims to create awareness and help promote ………

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Patient Access

A good mental attitude is well known for having a beneficial effect on treatment outcomes. It is well established that patient psychology, positive outlook and strong self-esteem are important factors in the healing process of cancer or any disease for that matter.

Every day, cancer affects people we love. We fund bold research that uncovers new ways to prevent, diagnose and treat it.

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