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Romina Armellini

Romina Armellini. Olympic swimmer , Guiness World Record winner for longest continuous swim relay. MY SURVIVAL IS PROOF THAT MIRACLES DO HAPPEN Born in Johannesburg South Africa, like most swimmers I started swimming at a young age. I had a Read more »


VENI VIDI VICI. Eleanora, a survivor from Italy reflects on her childhood cancer experience using these 3 words to capture the stages of her journey . She shares the circumstances why her favorite inspirational motto is : “do not cry Read more »


My life as a childhood cancer survivor and a mother . Zuki from Africa, retraces her challenging journey with CML (Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia ) and ALL and how, she miraculously conquered both. She talks of the joys of motherhood. Her Read more »


I am Andrea, an 18 years old cancer survivor being assisted by Sarawak Childrens Cancer Society in Malaysia. I am here to share my experience of being a cancer patient. I am here to tell you that cancer gave me Read more »


I’m not so different from other people… Yes I am slower and I have more trouble than others, this is true. But I’m not so different from them really. I don’t come from another planet! I’ll be 15 years old Read more »


“Il est revenu”. Voilà les mots qui sortent de la bouche de ma mère, un jour comme un autre alors que je rentre de l’école. Déjà la voir avec mon père ensemble en train de m’attendre, c’est qu’il y a Read more »

Building Integrated Palliative Care Programmes and Services

New book provides the latest information on establishing palliative care organisation and delivery worldwide MADRID, SPAIN: A new book on: ‘Building Integrated Palliative Care Programmes and Services’ has been published by former members of the Technical Advisory Group supporting the Read more »

Medal of the President of the Italian Republic awarded to FIAGOP and the 8th CCI Europe Regional Conference in Rome

Angelo Ricci, President of FIAGOP, host of the 2017 CCI Europe Conference in Rome on May 12-14, has announced that the President (Head of State) of Italy, Sergio Mattarella, has conferred the Medal of the President of the Republic on Read more »

What does Father’s Day mean to you?

In celebration of Fathers Day , KCC Alberta , a CCI member organization , asked some dads the question: “What does Father’s Day mean to you?” . This 1-minute video captures the  answers they received from some dads in their Read more »

Winners Cup : A unique football tournament for children/ adolescents with cancer in Italy

MILAN – The Winners Cup, a football tournament for young people suffering from cancer, was held at the Suning Youth Development Centre on Saturday 22 April. The tournament was run in collaboration with CSI Milano, SIAMO and FIAGOP, with the Read more »

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