Stamp Out Sexual Violence Against Women

Stamp Out Sexual Violence Against Women

Dear friends and colleagues, Today, women can be seen in greater numbers in what were previously perceived as “male-dominated” professions. Attitudes towards women at the workplace have changed a lot from the time I started Biocon in 1978 as a young, 25-year-old woman entrepreneur, with no business background and limited financial resources. Professionals did not want [...]

Ethics of Winning

Ethics of Winning

I feel honoured to address the Fifth Convocation of the O.P. Jindal Global University. I am given to understand that this University is unique in many of its programs be it the multidisciplinary Masters of Arts program in Diplomacy, Law and Business or the Bachelor of Arts programs in Liberal Arts, Humanities and Global Affairs [...]

Biocon Advances In War Against Diabetes

Biocon Advances In War Against Diabetes

There are nearly half a billion diabetes patients in the world. The alarming growth in the global diabetes population is leading to a huge demand for effective therapies from pre/early diabetes to late-stage disease. Of the 100 million people who need insulin globally, however, only ‘one in two’ can manage and afford costs associated with [...]

A Collaborative Approach to Healthcare Delivery

A Collaborative Approach to Healthcare Delivery

The highest attainable standard of health is a fundamental right of every human being. In this context, universal access to healthcare assumes prime importance. However, healthcare delivery poses a significant challenge for policymakers in India. A severe lack of resources means that there is only one doctor per 1,700 citizens in India, well below the [...]