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Strategic Framework

Strategic Framework

Together with our strategic priorities and core enabling functions, the following elements form the Partnership’s strategic framework for 2012-17.

Our vision

  • To reduce the impact of cancer for all Canadians.

Mission and shared cancer control goals

Together with our partners we optimize the effectiveness and efficiency of cancer control in Canada to:

  • Reduce the incidence of cancer
  • Lessen the likelihood of Canadians dying from cancer
  • Enhance the quality of life of those affected by cancer


  • Focus on large-scale, evidence-informed, multi-jurisdictional actions
  • Translate knowledge to action and enable the adoption of best evidence and innovations
  • Attract, connect and retain key stakeholders to co-create, inform and lead change
  • Pursue synergies with related chronic diseases in prevention and end-of-life care
  • Leverage resources through the commitment of partner time, expertise and financial investment
  • Demonstrate sustainable progress toward the achievement of shared cancer control goals


  • Integrate: Co-create solutions to advance shared chance control goals and priorities
  • Catalyze: Invest and leverage resources to accelerate the adoption of best practices across jurisdictions
  • Broker knowledge: Synthesize and facilitate the exchange of knowledge and information to support positive change
  • Convene: Bring together stakeholders to spark and sustain strategic and co-ordinated action

Our values

  • Accountability
  • Collaboration
  • Innovation
  • Respect
  • Transparency