World Cancer Research Fund (WCRF) is one of the world’s leading cancer prevention charities funding research on diet, weight, physical activity and cancer prevention and survival. They also interpret the latest evidence-based research on cancer prevention, cutting through the jargon and turning the evidence into practical, straightforward advice and information to help anyone who wants to reduce their risk of developing cancer.

WCRF is part of a network of cancer charities with a global reach. Over the past 30 years, the WCRF Network has funded over £100 million of research worldwide. and

Twitter: @WCRF_UK and @wcrfint

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Project (typically <4 years)