Komen’s Global Impact - Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon Trip to Tanzania


July 15, 2013 - As part of her global work and focus, Nancy G. Brinker visited the Ocean Road Cancer Institute, the only specialized facility for cancer treatment in Tanzania.

Here is a video from this recent Pink Ribbon Red Ribbon Trip to Tanzania:



Here, she shares the importance of raising awareness and implementing effective breast and cervical cancer programs because North and Sub-Saharan Africa have some of the highest growth rates in breast and cervical cancer cases worldwide:

 

Below are additional pictures from the Tanzania Trip:

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   Nancy G. Brinker with Ocean Road patient

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   Nancy G. Brinker and First Ladies with Ocean Road patients

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   Nancy G. Brinker and First Ladies

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Nancy G. Brinker with Ocean Road nurses