“Anemia and deficiency of microelements are problems of many countries in the world”, said Musa Guliyev, Chairman of Healthcare Committee of the Parliament of Republic of Azerbaijan, at the regional seminar dedicated to planning, execution, and monitoring of flour enrichment in order to prevent deficiency of micronutrients in Europe and the Middle East, ONA reports.
The Deputy said that the countries, targeting solution of the issue, have already achieved certain successes: “Necessary measures in this field are taken in Azerbaijan too. Adoption of laws, influencing people in order to prevent Anemia or similar diseases, is necessary. Bill on flour enrichment will be adopted in Azerbaijan. A hearing will be held in the autumn session of the Healthcare Committee of the Parliament of Azerbaijan on the issue. Such law will be adopted in Azerbaijan within a year."