OUR VISION, MISSION, PURPOSE, VALUES AND PRINCIPLES

OUR VISION

A world free from the fear of brain tumours.

OUR MISSION

To advocate for the best treatments, information, support and quality of life for brain tumour patients, offering them, their families and carers hope – wherever they live in the world.

OUR PURPOSE

Through facilitating collaboration within the global brain tumour community, we provide a strong and collective voice for brain tumour patient organisations across the world.

VALUES AND PRINCIPLES

The IBTA’s work is underpinned by the values of

  • solidarity
  • equity
  • honesty
  • integrity
  • openness
  • transparency
  • hope

Brain tumour patients, their families and carer are our top priority. We celebrate their courage and achievements, share knowledge and experiences, and work together for progress.

We are committed to strengthening the evidence base for patient-centred treatment and care, in particular through the telling of and promoting of peoples experiences and perspectives.

We encourage, support and closely collaborate with established brain tumour patient organisations; we do not replace or supersede them.