Qatar Cancer Society is a charity that was founded in 1997. It works under the Regulatory Authority for Charitable Activities.

  • Member in the National Cancer Framework in Qatar

  • Member in the Gulf Federation for Cancer Control

  • Founding member of the International Cancer Prevention Consortium (ICPC)

  • The founder of Ooredoo Cancer Awareness Center (OCAC) in 2017, the first of its kind in the Middle East, which is sponsored and supported by Qatar Telecom Company-  Ooredoo.

Our Vision

To be the community partnership platform to make Qatar a leader in cancer prevention and its burden control.

Our Mission

We seek to prevent cancer and reduce its burden in Qatar through working with our partners to educate the community, and to support, empower and advocate for people living with the disease, and to engage in professional development and scientific research in the field of cancer.

Strategic goals

  • Cancer awareness, prevention methods and early detection

  • Support, empower and advocate for people living with and beyond cancer

  • Professional development and research in the field of cancer