Ukraine, EU sign agreement on EUR97 mln in aid for decentralization
22.04.2016 17:58 "Agro Perspectiva" (Kyiv) —
As of today, the agreement between the Government of Ukraine and the European Commission on financing the «U-LEAD with Europe: Ukraine Local Empowerment, Accountability and Development Programme» project has been signed in Kyiv, Ukrinform reports.
As to the report, the agreement was signed by Vice Prime Minister of Ukraine and Minister for Regional Development, Construction, Housing and Utilities Services of Ukraine, Ghennadiy Zubko and Head of the Support Group for Ukraine Peter Wagner.
«I would like to thank the European Union, the German government, the Polish government for the active support … This is the first large-scale financial support from the European Union, this is recognition of successful implementation of the decentralization reform in Ukraine,» Zubko said.