Task: there should not be any rayon without AH, - Hennadii Zubko

U-LEAD is primarily a hub which should combine the efforts of OSAs, RSAs, local government bodies and all project groups that work towards the decentralisation reform. These are GIZ, SIDA and project organisations working in parallel – USAID working with PULSE, energy efficiency projects, etc, emphasised Hennadii Zubko, Vice Prime Minister – Minister of Regional Development, Construction, Housing and Communal Services of Ukraine, during the conversation with the project managers of the regional LGDCs (U-LEAD).

According to him, U-LEAD’s approach to determine the priority of tasks is important. And special attention should be paid to the formation of perspective plans, which should include not only hromadas. This is also the formation of the primary healthcare network and the network of safety centres, hub schools and ASCs – and these points must necessarily be included in the formation of the perspective plan for the establishment of AHs in each oblast.

Separately, the Vice Prime Minister also emphasised the issues of establishing AHs around the centres of economic growth in accordance with a defined list of potential AHs, where elections may take place in 2018, as well as assistance in the accession of hromadas to the established AHs, where the elections took place in 2015-2017.

"For us, spreading decentralisation everywhere is an important issue. When there are territories within a whole rayon without a single AH, it is very difficult to explain to people the benefits of decentralisation. Therefore, now we need to move from the macrolevel to rayon level. The task for 2018 is not to have any rayon without AHs! And this should be a common stance of central and local authorities and the local reform support offices," Hennadii Zubko said.

Among other important priorities, Hennadii Zubko mentioned the formation of a complex networks in each oblast, the first priority criterion for which should be accessibility and quality. "We are currently working with SIDA on the issues of standards for ASCs. In parallel, standards are being developed for the primary healthcare in the countryside, formation of educational space and safety centres. Therefore, establishment of the network and its implementation is our joint work, which should be in the priorities of your attention," he said.

The third priority is training of hromadas. "You must inform hromadas about the stages of reform advancement – the New Ukrainian School, healthcare, administrative services – and training is one of the key processes in this regard. But at the same time, it is important to determine the number of leaders in each of the oblasts, who are in fact the "engines" in each direction. These are the people, who not only can come to listen to a training, but also implement this knowledge in practice in their hromada. Therefore, you must become the main guides in these processes. Decentralisation is the only reform that has been implemented in such a scale in the last 25 years," he concluded.

16.03.2018 - 20:29 | Views: 8602
Task: there should not be any rayon without AH, - Hennadii Zubko

Tags:

H.Zubko rayon

Source:

Прес-служба Віце-прем’єр-міністра України

Share the news:

Коментарі:

To add comment you should be authorized or sign_in
Read more:

05 March 2021

Amalgamated hromadas financial performance by the end of 2020 - ranking

Amalgamated hromadas financial performance by...

In 2020 a new administrative and territorial arrangement formation was completed. Within 2021 state budget direct...

04 March 2021

The President has approved of the Provisions on the Congress of Local and Regional Authorities

The President has approved of the Provisions on...

President Volodymyr Zelenskyi has signed decree № 89/2021 On Approving of the Provisions on the Congress of Local and...

04 March 2021

Regions will be able to continue projects of developing health care system in rural areas in 2021- the Government decision

Regions will be able to continue projects of...

The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine has amended the Procedure and Provisions of Providing a Subvention from the State...

04 March 2021

Distant work in government agencies and local self-government bodies – a survey by the National Public Service Agency

Distant work in government agencies and local...

The National Public Service Agency, a partner of the DESPRO project, is researching issues of organizing distant work...