Saving Women’s Lives from Cancer Initiative

September 9, 2020

16:00 (Saudi Arabia) / 15:00 (Vienna) / 09:00 (New York)

The Saving Women’s Lives from Cancer Initiative webinar series is bringing together representatives from multiple sectors including grant/philanthropic, governments, development agencies and private capital investors to discuss mobilization strategies to both preserve the gains made in women’s cancers and to sustainably support cancer initiatives moving forward. Participants will touch on the role of donor capital in unlocking private resources for addressing women’s cancers and how a blended financing approach can help effectively close the existing funding gap.

This is the third in a series of virtual meetings dedicated to raising awareness and support for women’s cancers. Introductory remarks by:

His Excellency
Dr. Bandar Hajjar


Rafael Mariano Grossi
Director General

Keynote speakers for this Virtual Event are:

Dr. Hayat Sindi
Chief Scientific Advisor to the President

Joanne Manrique
Center for Global Health and Development

Dr. Lisa Stevens
Programme of Action for Cancer Therapy (PACT), Department of Technical Cooperation, IAEA