26.03.2020
The reform does not preview the change of boundaries of oblasts (regions). The system will be changed at the oblast level.  Talking about the level of rayons and communities, it should be noted ...
26.03.2020
In the old system, local self-government bodies have always been in minor positions. They were liable, but not provided with tools. The concept of the reform and proposals for the amendments to ...
26.03.2020
People themselves will be the main controllers of the power on the ground. The law on local self-government previews the mandatory norm of involvement of residents – members of the hromada – in coo...
26.03.2020
Over the years of independence, all those who did not want to reform local self-government, claimed that hromadas were not ready to take over the management. Like there is no trained personnel, the...
26.03.2020
No, they will not. This is one of the important features of local self-government. Bodies of every level have their own powers (tasks to fulfill). They do not overlap. Those who are responsible for...
26.03.2020
Federalisation means the transfer of significant powers to the level of regions (oblast), and local self-government reform relies on communities (people). It is risky to transfer resources and p...
26.03.2020
In the old system of power many issues in the region depended on the head of the oblast state administration – the "governor". He was the absolute authority in the region. Just as practically all t...
26.03.2020
The core of the transformations offered by the decentralisation reform is as follows: executive bodies and local self-government bodies will finally begin to deal with their appropriate affairs, an...
26.03.2020
It is possible through decentralisation of power. The local self-government reform implies: the right to decide – that is, the transfer of authorities, and capacity – that is, the transfer of funds...
26.03.2020
It was, though very restricted one. Local authorities need to have money in order to do something useful for their town. Though local authorities hardly ever had personal funds. The taxes paid by t...
26.03.2020
Local self-government means that residents in towns, villages and rural settlements are the hosts in their own home. People elect local councils and their heads authorising them to solve the most i...
26.03.2020
Decentralisation is the transfer of significant powers and budgets from state bodies to local self-government bodies so that the authorities closer to people have as much powers as possible, where ...