Our Stories

Meet some of the patients, families and teams who have inspired us in our work to ensure children with cancer in the developing world have equal access to treatment and care.
Patients and Families
23.07.19
“When my son was young, he was a great student of English. We had high hopes for him to become a business man when he
Patients and Families
23.07.19
Putting yourself in the shoes of a mother in Bangladesh is hard to imagine, but to put yourself in the position of
Patients and Families
23.07.19
We met Pranta and his mother, Salma, on the childhood cancer ward in Dhaka’s BSMMU which is supported by World Child
Healthcare Professionals
23.07.19
Despite there being a huge strain on healthcare professionals throughout Bangladesh, nurses like Nilufa, Lakshmi and
Healthcare Professionals
23.07.19
The ward at Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujib Medical University (BSMMU) is busy. There is not a spare bed in sight, with little
Patients and Families
23.07.19
Bayezid is in pain. His mother, Avi, rubs his back as he lays face down on the bed that has been his home for a month
Patients and Families
23.07.19
Iqra is 19 months old. She sits on the bed without a smile and without energy. Her mother, Khadija, comforts her
Patients and Families
22.07.19
Mahmud greets us with a smile, despite his tired look and obvious feelings of worry he introduces us to his wife
Patients and Families
22.07.19
Prapti and her mother Shanu come from a small village in Southern Bangladesh. As with any other seven-year-old girl

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