November 10, 2007

Heydar Aliyev Foundation to be lit up in blue on World Diabetes Day

The building of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation in Baku will be lit up in blue (symbolic color for diabetes) on the 13th, 14th and 15th of November to mark the first United Nations observed-World Diabetes Day.


The Day, November 14, which was designed to raise global awareness of diabetes and its serious complications, will light up a large number of buildings in 155 countries around the world.


The Heydar Aliyev Foundation is doing huge work to help people in Azerbaijan solve their health problems, in particular those related to diabetes.


In 2005-2007, the Foundation implemented the “Best care for children with diabetes” project providing all children under 15 with diabetes across the country with insulin and syringes.