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Packages-led consortium concludes Share Purchase Agreement of Sanofi-aventis Pakistan

May 2, 2023

Sanofi is pleased to announce the successful conclusion of the Share Purchase Agreement initiated in late 2021 with an investor consortium led by Packages Limited.


Foundation S donates 1.7 million Euros to help flood victims in Pakistan

Nov 10, 2022

Sanofi’s philanthropic arm, Foundation S, has donated a sum of over PKR 378 M (1.7 M Euros) to support flood victims in Pakistan. Medicinal donation of antibiotics worth 245 million was made to the Indus Hospital & Health Network (IHHN).


Sanofi supports launch of guidelines for Diabetics in Asia

Oct 22, 2022

Pakistan has the third highest prevalence of diabetes in the world, with one in four adults or over 33 million people living with the condition. These figures were published by the International Diabetes Federation (IDF) Diabetes Atlas (2021). Over a quarter (26.9%) of adults living with diabetes in Pakistan are undiagnosed. China has the highest incidence of diabetes in the world (141 million), followed by India (74 million), making Asia the leader in Diabetes occurrence. Combatting this requires interventions specific to the Asian context, leading to the development of the Diabetes Guidelines for Asian countries, launched in Pakistan at the Sanofi National Diabetes Conference.


Sanofi, DRAP and JPMC organize Patient Safety Seminar

Oct 6, 2022

Karachi, October 7, 2022. Sanofi Pakistan’s Pharmacovigilance (PV) team in partnership with Jinnah Post Graduate Medical College (JPMC) held a seminar at the hospital’s Najmuddin auditorium on the importance of observing Medication safety protocols.


Akhuwat kicks off global KiDS program in Lahore

Sep 12, 2022

Lahore September 12, 2022, Akhuwat kicked off global diabetes educational program on diabetes last week, educating 2,224 students and 216 teachers. Under the banner of International Diabetes Federation (IDF), KiDS and Diabetes in Schools (KiDS) program stresses the adoption of healthy eating habits and physical activity among school-age children, for the prevention of Type 2 diabetes. It also encourages a safe and supportive school environment for children with diabetes and hopes to prevent discrimination while raising awareness about the disease


Sanofi celebrates International Self Care Day

Jul 24, 2022

Today is International Self-Care Day. It is observed on 24th July or 24/7 to create global awareness that self-care should be experienced 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Sanofi Pakistan arranged various activities to engage employees and families as well as healthcare community to reiterate the company' commitment towards helping people lead healthy lives, and by reminding everyone that “health is in their hands.”


Sanofi and Akhuwat sign MoU for the global KiDS Program

June 13, 2022

Karachi, June 13, 2022. Sanofi Pakistan has signed an MoU with Akhuwat Foundation to educate children and teachers of Akhuwat owned/adopted schools across Punjab, on understanding and management of Type 1 diabetes and prevention of type 2 diabetes risk factors, under the banner of the KiDS (Kids and Diabetes in Schools) program.


Sanofi& BIMA Partnership

March 1, 2021

Karachi/Lahore –1st March, 2021. Sanofi Pakistan and BIMA Mobile Pakistan inked a unique partnership to work together to address the unmet need for access to healthcare in Pakistan. This is probably the first time in Pakistan that a leading multinational pharmaceutical company and a micro-insurance company have joined hands to disrupt the health eco-system positively.


Sanofi teams up with DVAGO to create safe space for vaccination

October 19, 2020

Karachi – October 19, 2020. Sanofi announced a partnership with DVAGO Pharmacy & Wellness Experts whereby people in Karachi & Hyderabad can avail vaccination services by certified pharmacists within safe, hygienic and quality-controlled environs of DVAGO Pharmacies.


Sanofi to mark World Patient Safety Day

September 16, 2020

Karachi – September 16, 2020. Sanofi will be reiterating its mission to improve the health and quality of life of patients by commemorating Patient Safety Day on September 17.


Sanofi hosts virtual Pediatric Vaccine Conference to highlight range of vaccine preventable diseases

August 22, 2020

Karachi – August 22, 2020. International disease experts as well as key opinion leaders of Pakistan’s medical community addressed the third Pediatric Vaccine Conference (PVC 2020), hosted virtually by Sanofi Pakistan. Topics discussed in the conference ranged from possible increase in polio cases in Pakistan to Meningitis and reasons for low vaccine coverage in the country.


Sanofi & National Education Foundation partner to promote diabetes awareness in schools

December 12, 2019

Islamabad – December 12, 2019. Sanofi Pakistan is set to launch the 3rd wave of its international CSR program KiDS (Kids and Diabetes in Schools), this time in partnership with the National Education Foundation (NEF). This was announced at an MoU signing ceremony held at the Head office of NEF, an autonomous body of the Ministry of Federal Education and Professional Training, Islamabad.


Sanofi Proud to Partner Reconstruction of Naunehal Academy School & Polio Resource Center

September 19, 2019

Karachi, Pakistan. September 19, 2019. Sanofi Pakistan proudly participated in the formal inauguration of Naunehal Academy School & Polio Resource Center Project in Islamia Colony, Karachi.


Sanofi collaborates with Sehat Kahani on a diabetes awareness program

August 23, 2019

Karachi, Pakistan. August 23, 2019. Sanofi Pakistan announced its collaboration with Sehat Kahani for elevating the standards of diabetes care among the underserved communities in Pakistan. At an MoU signing ceremony, both organizations pledged to implement a robust nationwide program through the 25 e-Hubs (clinics) managed by virtual doctors and qualified nurses of Sehat Kahani.


Sanofi partners with AKUH to improve access to cancer therapy

August 2, 2019

Karachi – August 2, 2019. Sanofi-aventis Pakistan limited (Sanofi) and the Patients’ Behbud Society (PBS) for Aga Khan University Hospital (AKUH) announced a collaboration to support patients suffering from breast, head & neck and prostate cancer through a “Patient Access Program”. The initiative will help lessen the out-of-pocket financial burden on patients and allow sustainable access to Sanofi’s original research oncology product.


Sanofi & DAP bring international diabetes experts to Pakistan

April 5, 2018

Karachi, Pakistan – April 5, 2018 Sanofi and the Diabetic Association of Pakistan (DAP) collaborated to bring to Pakistan renowned international diabetes experts from globally recognized centres of academic excellence to address the ‘5th International Diabetes Conference’.



In 2019, a special recognition award in the category of "Gender Balance Workforce" was conferred by the Overseas Investors Chamber of Commerce & Industry (OICCI)


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