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Call for Photos and Short Videos!

As well as our CI5 call for data, we also ask you, cancer registry colleagues to share your photos and / or short videos.  We would like to feature these at the IACR 2021 online conference and on our website.  

We would be eager to receive photos / images and / or videos of: (a) cancer registries and registrars, (b) short messages from registries, (c) registry activities, (d) older / historical photos, and (e) participation in past IACR events / conferences. There will be a prize or two for best images / video sent!  Click on this link to share, or simply send to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Enrico Anglesio Virtual Prize 2021 Edition at the IACR 2021 Virtual Conference


The Enrico Anglesio Prize has been part of IACR's Annual Conference Programme since 2006.  For this year, it was organised as a virtual edition - candidates were invited to present a written work on cancer epidemiology / cancer registration , that, in normal times, they would have presumably presented orally at a GRELL or the IACR Scientific Conference, and then submitted for publication on a Journal.

 Publication of Cancer Incidence in Five Continents (CI5), Volume XI

IARC Scientific Publication No. 166: Cancer Incidence in Five Continents, Volume XI

Edited by Bray F, Colombet M, Mery L, Piñeros M, Znaor A, Zanetti R, Ferlay J

The PDF publication is now available via IARC Publications. The CI5 series, a collaboration between the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) and the International Association of Cancer Registries (IACR), presents comparable data on cancer incidence for all countries around the world for which high-quality data have been made available by population-based cancer registries.

CI5 is an invaluable source of information about the global burden and distribution of cancer. CI5-XI has a wider coverage than any previous volume, presenting high-quality standardized data for cancers diagnosed during the period 2008–2012 from 343 cancer registries in 65 countries. The data published in all 11 volumes of CI5 are also accessible on the CI5 website, where users can explore the incidence figures and trends using online analysis tools.

Please see CI5 under our Publications tab for more details.


Overview of the Cancer Registries and COVID-19 Survey Results

EU General Data Protection Regulation

The new European Regulation on the data protection (GDPR) came into force on 25 May 2018. We take this opportunity for us to reaffirm you our commitment of transparency and the particular attention that we carry in the protection of your personal data.

We invite you to consult the IACR Privacy Policy here

Reminder for Registries and IACR Members  
The IACR Online Directory and Using the Registries Portal 

Accurate contact details are essential to ensure good communication with the membership and to have an online presence for the registry.

The registries portal ( and the IACR website is designed to allow all registries and members to upload and update not only contact details but the registry profiles, descriptions and featured reports and publications.  This is one of the benefits of being a member of the Association:  webpages and publicly-available information about your registry that could be useful for establishing contacts with other registries, institutions and researchers.  

All IACR member-registries have the access and login details. Credentials can also be obtained from the IACR Secretariat through This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. You are invited to make full use of this online facility.

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