In Georgia, The Speed To Estimate The Scale Of The Spread Of Gambling Dependence
Against the background of public unrest on risks associated with gambling, in georgia decided to clarify the number of ludomans, as well as citizens who are in the risk group.
A non-governmental organization made a similar initiative «center for the study of human rights and monitoring» (emc). Her representatives appealed to the the authorities to take this problem into account.
According to representatives of the organization, people susceptible to gambling addiction are ready for all for the satisfaction of their unhealthy need for gambling. Indition to financial problems, in some cases it comes to more faith situations that may have a tracic junction.
For its part, the world health organization has already gave recommendations regarding the control of the situation in those countries where the issues are relevant. Who also ranked dependent on gambling to the list of diseases.
Emc considers it necessary to introduce a ban on gembling advertising. Among the most dangerous manifestations were advertising, posted on public transport. In addition, representatives insist on prohibiting access to gembling operations to persons under 21 years.
Indition, organizations belrey that it is necessary to carry out detect the real number of igno-detect the real number of igno-detecten, but also analyze, what risks luds are facing.
Emc insis that treatment from gambling addiction should be part of georgia health policy.
However, it is worth noting that gambling – one of the most promising industries of georgia, the incomes of which exceed even the profit of the banking sphere.
According to emc, 700 thousand live in georgia. Igno-dependent, which means that every fifth citizen – ludoman.
Recall that in batumi there was a peaceful protest against gambling. Demonstrators called upon the authorities to take control of problem gambling.