Airports of Mauritius and the State Trading Corporation are iniating a sensitisation campaign with the prime objective of encouraging Mauritians to consume more whole wheat flour.
The first session was held on Saturday 09 September 2017 at the Riviere des Creoles Social Hall, with the collaboration and participation of several Women's Association of the region. Some 100 participants benefitted from the advice of a nutrition expert on the importance and health benefits of higher consumtption of whole wheat in everyday meals. The STC and AML also distrbuted free 1kg whole wheat flour bags to all those present. Additional awareness sessions and free distribution are scheduled in the coming days in other regions of the island.