The overarching goal of in-country site assessments is to document the status
of cancer registration and to identify opportunities for improvement.
The general process followed includes:
The Department of Public Health, Ministry of Tourism, Public Health and Sports, Aruba requested a site
visit for technical guidance to support the implementation of a population-based cancer registry by the
IARC Caribbean Cancer Registry Hub.
While in country, the site visit team participated in a media briefing to talk about burden of cancer in
the Region, the importance of a population-based cancer registry, and findings from the site visit in
Aruba. Access the Facebook live presentation at this link: https://www.facebook.com/masnoticia/videos/2026255280809949/
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