Groisman: A decentralization reform yields results so we must prolong
21.03.2017 09:17 "Agro Perspectiva" (Kyiv) —
As of yesterday, while speaking within the fifth meeting of the Regional Development Council (chaired by Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko), Ukrainian Prime Minister Volodymyr Groisman said the decentralization reform, having had started 3 years ago, now has yielded results and proved success, so it should be continued to the Ukrainian citizens benefit, Government Portal reports.
«Apr 1 marks three years since the first decision adopted on Apr 1, 2014 when we had approved the concept of the Ukrainian local governance reform. If we look back at those 3 years, at the way we have passed, we must admit this reform has produced positive results and proved success. We must advance along this path, we must achieve that each particular Ukrainian citizen could enjoy benefits of this reform,» Groisman noted.
As to the report, the Prime Minister urged local authorities to provide support in implementation of sectoral reforms on the ground.