will defend a large-scale decentralization to be laid in the State Budget for
2017 despite the statements of certain politicians about the need to centralize
resources. This was stated by Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman
during a meeting with media people in Vinnytsia on
Saturday, September 3.
an extensive decentralization of finance which means that the funds will remain
at the disposal of the regions next year. We will fight for it", said
Volodymyr Groysman speaking about the Government's priorities defined in the
draft State Budget for 2017.
that certain Ukrainian statemongers are telling
"that we should consolidate more money in the center, in Kyiv. I categorically oppose that", urged the Prime
towns, villages, districts, counties should receive funds on a direct basis – neither
from committees of the Parliament nor from ministries, but directly: they earn
a hryvnia to the budget - they immediately distribute
it. Therefore, the decentralization - I want to appeal to all cities, towns, villages,
districts, regions - will be preserved", accentuated Volodymyr Groysman.