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Kenyan Network of Cancer Organizations is the umbrella body of cancer NGOs, patients groups and community-based cancer organizations active in cancer awareness, education, screening, prevention and patient support in Kenya.  KENCO undertakes the following:

The 5th Kenya National Palliative Care Conference 2018
Nov 7 @ 9:00 am – Nov 9 @ 5:00 pm
2018 Kenya International Cancer Conference @ Jacaranda Indian Ocean Beach Resort, Diani
Nov 15 @ 8:00 am – Nov 17 @ 5:00 pm

Cancer is a collection of over 100 diseases in which cells of an organ or tissue in the body become abnormal, growing and multiplying out of control. When cells grow out of control, they usually form a mass, called a tumour. Learn more

Membership is open to organizations that seek to adopt a unified approach to cancer control through cancer public awareness, education, screening, prevention, policy advocacy, and patient-care support. Learn more


Choose volunteer positions that match your interests and offer flexible scheduling. Professionals from any discipline such as Public Health, Administrative, IT & Social Media, PR & Communications, Advocacy & Programs and Fundraising are invited to give of their time and expertise.




You can also donate financially or in kind.


Members Awareness Events

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Cancer Talk with Rebecca Lepsik from CureCervicalCancer USA

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Silent Breaker – World Cancer Day

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Experts caution public against unauthorised cancer screening tests

Stakeholders in the medical industry have raised alarm over the use of unproven screening methods by healthcare facilities to detect [...]