Funded by the European Union
Department of Biotechnology Government of India

Is elimination of cervical cancer feasible globally? Webinar: Lessons learnt from PRESCRIP-TEC project.

Prescrip-tec key findings final conference

The webinar was conducted on 30th January 2024. To grasp the latest developments in the effort to reduce 50% of cervical cancer cases by 2040, we encourage you to view the recorded session. The PRESCRIP-TEC consortium, in collaboration with The Global Alliance for Chronic Diseases (GACD), co-hosted this conference to present the key findings of … Read more

PRESCRIP-TEC last General Assembly in Utrecht

The PRESCRIP-TEC consortium gathered in Utrecht, Netherlands, from 22-25 March, 2023. Representatives from all the participating countries attended with the aim to exchange experiences and information on the project’s progress, ongoing activities, and various work packages. The meeting also served as a platform to prepare for the project’s final stages. On the first day, the … Read more

Slovakia’s collaborative impact in Bangladesh: advancing cervical cancer screening protocols with innovation and expertise

Patrik Sivco at the Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University

During the summer of 2023, the Slovak team engaged in a field visit to Bangladesh. The purpose of this visit was to support the implementation of standard operating procedures, monitor the use of guidelines by field workers, and identify if any need is required for improvements in national cervical cancer screening , treatment policies and in training materials.

Slovakia’s collaborative impact in Uganda: advancing cervical cancer screening protocols with innovation and expertise

Slovakia's collaborative impact in Uganda

In a world where disparities in healthcare access persist, PRESCRIP-TEC has undertaken a significant initiative aimed at enhancing cervical cancer screening programs in both Europe and low- and middle-income countries (LMICs). The primary objective is to improve the existing screening processes through the development of cost-effective and user-friendly tools. This initiative seeks to ensure that … Read more

Working together to bring cervical screening where it is needed most

PRESCRIP-TEC teams meeting in Uganda

The PRESCRIP-TEC team, representatives from the Female Cancer Foundation, Friendship, and the Uganda Rural Development Programme. The PRESCRIP-TEC Project is a multi-country approach that focuses its research on increasing the adoption of cervical cancer screening in resource-poor or hard-to-reach settings of Bangladesh, India, Uganda and Slovakia. During PRESCRIP-TEC’s research, remarkable synergies emerged among countries. Synergies … Read more

Healthy Regions: Bridging the gaps, for better health in the Roma communities in Slovakia

Healthy Regions is a state-contributory organisation with the mission to implement and develop provisional countervailing measures in the health field. Currently, the organisation works in eight regions of Slovakia. Its task is to implement activities to systematically improve conditions so that better health outcomes can be achieved. Healthy Regions has a total of 320 employees, … Read more