News 2014

December, 5th 2014

Progress in the "Promotion of multidisciplinary early screening of neonatal disorders in Algiers" project

The Algerian Federation for the Disabled (FAPH), in partnership with the Sanofi Espoir Foundation and the Santé Sud Association, organized a meeting in Algiers on November 22 and 23 that brought together experts, including pediatricians and child psychiatrists on the theme of "Exchanging practices between perinatal professionals from both sides of the Mediterranean."

December, 2nd 2014

Launch of the Midwives for Life Awards 2015

For the second consecutive year, we are pleased to announce the launch of the Midwives for Life Awards 2015 in order to reward projects led by midwives which aim to reduce maternal and neonatal mortality and improve the health of women and newborns in developing countries.

November 20th, 2014

Access to healthcare for those in dire need

The Sanofi Espoir foundation and its partners, the French Red Cross, Médecins du Monde, Samusocial de Paris and SOLIPAM...

October 23rd, 2014

Symposium about childhood cancer during the SIOP in Canada

During the 46th Congress of International Society of Paediatric Oncology (SIOP) in Toronto – Canada, the Sanofi Espoir Foundation organized a symposium dedicated to “Access to Quality Care and Support in Resource-Constrained Settings”.

September 08th, 2014

Mother and child health: the "A call for Life" project nominated for an International Convergences Award

The Convergences Awards reward each year a number of NGO-corporate/ institutional partnerships that help build a more equitable and sustainable world*. The "A Call for Life" project carried out in Benin by CARE and the Sanofi Espoir Foundation is one of the six nominees. The winner will be announced and receive their award on September 10, 2014 at the Convergences World Forum.

September 05th, 2014

William Daniels wins humanitarian Visa d'Or

The jury for the fourth "ICRC humanitarian Visa d'Or" has awarded the prize to William Daniels (Panos Pictures) for his work in the Central African Republic.

July 2nd, 2014

The Sanofi Espoir Foundation wins the Grand Oscar in Corporate Philanthropy in 2014

The Grand Oscar in Corporate Philanthropy in 2014 was awarded by a unanimous jury to the Sanofi Espoir Foundation from among 55 contenders at the official ceremony held at the Cité Internationale Universitaire de Paris on July 1, 2014.

June 14th, 2014

The special solidarity prize "CSR Challenges" 2014 awarded to the Sanofi Espoir Foundation

Fondation Sanofi Espoir’s commitment to the fight against childhood cancer through its “My Child Matters” program was recognized with a special solidarity prize at the 2014 “CSR Challenges” Awards on June 10th. The foundation was among nine winners distinguished out of 21 companies and organizations nominated.

June 6th, 2014

Sanofi Espoir Foundation continues support for midwives

The Sanofi Espoir Foundation reaffirmed its commitment to midwives at the Congress of the International Confederation of Midwives (ICM) that took place June 1-5 in Prague (Czech Republic), which brought together nearly 3,500 midwives from around the world.

May 05th, 2014

International Midwives’ Day 2014

On the occasion of the international Midwives’ Day, the Sanofi Espoir Foundation reaffirm its commitment to midwives.

April 15th, 2014

Sanofi Espoir Foundation responds to the humanitarian emergency in South Sudan

The Sanofi Espoir Foundation is supporting the AMREF intervention plan to help reduce mortality and morbidity due to sudden injuries resulting from the conflict and to improve the quality of life of survivors.

March 17th, 2014

Recap of Sanofi’s 2013 Season of Solidarity

From October to December 2013, the Sanofi Espoir Foundation proposed to all Sanofi sites and affiliates to be associated to the Sanofi Season of Solidarity.

February 25th, 2014

Launch of the “Connecting Midwives” website, dedicated to midwives throughout the world

The Sanofi Espoir Foundation, in partnership with the International Confederation of Midwives, is launching a collaborative platform under the name “Connecting Midwives”, a space where to share and create value for the work conducted by midwives.

February 20th, 2014

Solidarity with the Philippines: 3 months later

Typhoon Hayian (Yolanda) that hit the Philippines on November 8, 2013 left 6,000 dead, 16 million affected people, over 4 million people displaced and a million homes destroyed.

February 15th, 2014

International Childhood Cancer Day

Sanofi Espoir Foundation supports the new UICC “Signs & Symptoms “campaign through its My Child Matters network in Africa, Asia and Latin America.

January 15th, 2014

Response to the health emergency in the Central African Republic (CAR): the Sanofi Espoir Foundation is taking part in medical actions

The unstable political and security situation in the Central African Republic has worsened since the takeover by the Seleka in March 2013. Indeed, extensive violence has plunged the city of Bangui into one of the most serious crises the country has known.