On International Childhood Cancer Day, 15th of February 2017, Kurdistan Save the Children with the aim of raising social awareness and building a support system for cancer stricken children and their families conducted a number of activities in Sulaimani, Erbil and Duhok.
The activities included distributing brochures, posters, and directives about cancer at Majdi Mall in Sulaimani. The activities in Erbil included opening a handcraft’s exhibition, painting, distributing brochures, posters, and conducting an art activity with the assistance of Ishik University at Ishik University/ Erbil. The activities in Duhok included organizing a celebration for the cancer stricken children at Duhok’s Zhin Center by the children at Plestan TV. At the end of the event gifts were distributed to the children.