EU Initiatives

Cancer and rare diseases have been on the EU political agenda in recent years. Here we list a number of initiatives focused on these disease areas. A conference on "European Actions to improve the life of patients living with rare diseases" was held from 25–26 October 2011 in Luxembourg. An overview of the conference and related documents can be found here.

Policy Initiatives on Rare Diseases/Rare Cancers:

Policy Initiatives on Cancer/Promoting Health: