Hromadas of Zakarpattia Oblast initiated project for preservation of Tysa river valley ecosystem

Unfortunately, the problem of rivers and other reservoirs’ pollution is relevant not only for the Zakarpattia Oblast. And it is indicative that hromadas themselves become initiators of solving such issues. In the process of decentralisation, local self-governments have realised that they cannot stay apart from problems on their territory, no matter how global they may seem, said Vyacheslav Nehoda, First Deputy Minister of Regional Development, Construction, Housing and Communal Services, during the meeting on the preparation and implementation of the project "Preservation of the Tisa river valley ecosystem in the border area of ​​Ukraine, Hungary, Romania and Slovakia", initiated by the regional Association of Local Self-Government Bodies "Zakarpattia Oblast is for a clean environment".

"The Association's initiative to clean up the runoff to the Tisa river is proper and necessary, because Zakarpattia is a border oblast, and therefore the problem affects the interests of neighbouring countries as well. Though hromadas may not settle the issue alone. To this end, it is necessary to involve the leadership of the oblast, able to organise a partnership with the central executive authorities, governments of neighbouring countries and international projects. It is important that the hromadas of the Zakarpattia Oblast have already united and initiated such projects. I am sure that having received the support from the oblast authorities and MPs, they will bring the matter to an end, and the Ministry is ready to comprehensively help them," said Vyacheslav Nehoda.

Viktor Mykulin, deputy head of the Zakarpattia Oblast State Administration, who was present at the event, assured that the OSA is already working on solution to the problem of pollution of the Tisa river, and promised to create a working group in the oblast to consider the possibility of developing a project, initiated by the Association.

Robert Horvat, initiator of the discussion and MP, said: "I have been talking with the deputies of Hungary, Romania and Slovakia. They assured me of their readiness to join this project. It will be wrong not to use the desire of our foreign partners to provide us with support, therefore, we must begin to move to implement the project within 3-5 years."

04.04.2018 - 16:00 | Views: 3387

Attached images:

Tags:

V.Nehoda cross-border cooperation

Область:

Закарпатська область

Source:

Мінрегіон

Share the news:

Коментарі:

To add comment you should be authorized or sign_in
Read more:
B0c617513b846baf7a62e3f31f5bf011

18 October 2019

ЦВК призначила на 29 грудня перші вибори у 6...

18 жовтня Центральна виборча комісія призначила на неділю, 29 грудня 2019 року, перші вибори у 6 об’єднаних...

709873e6fbbbf06078d796b8b1238342

18 October 2019

Live broadcast of the sessions from the “Green...

For your attention live broadcast of the sessions from the “Green Infrastructure for Hromadas” conference held on 21...

9fb53be7bf251c7c53b928acd1166c96

18 October 2019

Oblasts need to update perspective plans for...

Of the 86 amalgamated hromadas where the first local elections will be held on 22 December 2019, more than 50 AHs are...