News 2013

December 12, 2013

The Sanofi Espoir Foundation partners 6 new programs in the world to fight against maternal and neonatal mortality

In April 2013, Sanofi Espoir Foundation in partnership with the International Confederation of Midwives (ICM) launched a call for proposals entitled "A midwife for every mother and baby”, aimed at fighting maternal and neonatal mortality in developing countries. The focus is on helping the world’s poorest communities by improving the practice of midwifery.


November 19, 2013

Panel discussion on the management of childhood cancer in Africa at the World Cancer Leader’s Summit

Sanofi Espoir Foundation organized a panel discussion on the management of childhood cancer in Africa at the World Cancer Leader’s Summit in Cape Town - South Africa.


November 14, 2013

Solidarity with the Philippines: Together, let’s unite our forces to help victims in the Philippines

Sanofi, its employees and the Sanofi Espoir Foundation have teamed up to help the victims of typhoon Yolanda/Haiyan which struck the Philippines on November 8, 2013.


November 14, 2013

The Sanofi Espoir Foundation is partnering a web-documentary: "My life on a shoe-string" (“Ma vie à deux balles”)

The Sanofi Espoir Foundation acts with its partners to improve access to health care for the most vulnerable populations. It is for this reason that it chose to support this web-documentary which highlights this problem which mainly concerns young people.


October 24, 2013

The Sanofi Espoir Foundation is launching the second Season of Solidarity edition

From October to December 2013, the Sanofi Espoir Foundation proposes to all Sanofi sites and affiliates to be associated to the Sanofi Season of Solidarity in 2013, an annual international event dedicated to solidarity, giving employees an opportunity to meet partner associations to organize solidarity activities for their benefit.


October 11, 2013

The Samusocial International and the Sanofi Espoir Foundation have combined their efforts to warn about the violence suffered by radically marginalized girls and young women

On the occasion of the second International Day of the Girl Child on October 11, 2013, the Samusocial International and the Sanofi Espoir Foundation have combined their efforts to warn about the violence suffered by radically marginalized girls and young women.


September 5, 2013

The ICRC’s Humanitarian Visa d’Or awarded to photojournalist Sebastiano Tomada

The third ICRC Humanitarian Visa d’Or photography award, organized by the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) with the support of the Sanofi Espoir Foundation, went to 27-year old Sebastiano Tomada, a photojournalist with the Sipa press agency in New York for his work in Aleppo (Syria) on the plight of medical assistance.


May 30, 2013

Launch of the third edition of ICRC Humanitarian Visa d'Or


May 28, 2013

Support for victims of the earthquake in the Ya'an region of China


May 26, 2013

On Mother’s Day, the Sanofi Espoir Foundation reiterates its commitment to helping women


April 10, 2013

Find out more about the call for projects

Call for projects

The Sanofi Espoir Foundation is launching a call for projects focused on fighting maternal and neonatal mortality in developing countries for the neediest communities by strengthening midwifery practices.


April 9, 2013

Bad weather in several countries in the Indian Ocean region: the Sanofi Espoir Foundation is participating in prevention and risk reduction actions through the READY Fund


March 6, 2013

"Well-born in Arkhangai": a 3 years program to improve maternal and child health in Mongolia


February 26, 2013

New program launched to promote early multidisciplinary screening for disorders in newborn infants in Algiers and Blida


February 19, 2013

Tremplins Jeunes Solidarité Santé

Tremplins Jeunes Solidarité Santé

(Young People’s Health Solidarity Springboards)

For the second year, the Sanofi Espoir Foundation and its partner Santé Sud have launched the Tremplins Jeunes Solidarité Santé that encourages French student associations to set up international humanitarian projects in healthcare in developing countries and emerging economies.


February 14, 2013

International Childhood Cancer Day

The Sanofi Espoir Foundation and the Union for International Cancer Control are extending their
My Child Matters partnership for another three years.


January 22, 2013

Fighting against maternal and newborn mortality and improve access to health care for the most socially excluded populations in France: 7 new projects supported by the Sanofi Espoir Foundation