Starting in 2018 in Ukraine will start the implementation of 70 regional projects, the financing of which the funds allocated by the European Union. It is reported by “government portal”.
All projects were selected in the competition, which was conducted between projects in five areas: innovative economy, rural development, human development, tourism development, the all-Ukrainian solidarity.
The greatest number of winners in the Lviv region there will be implemented 12 projects. It is followed by Khmelnytskyi region with 10 projects. In the Nikolaev, Donetsk, Rivne, Vinnytsia, Zhytomyr, Cherkasy and Lugansk regions – one project. Another 9 projects are being implemented by the Ministry of education and one project of the regional development Ministry and agriculture Ministry.
The total funding amounted to more than UAH 600 million.
“The most creative and innovative startups – to create an innovation cluster “Regional innovation HUB” in the Nikolaev area, the establishment of the Carpathian network of regional development in the Lviv, Transcarpathian, Ivano-Frankivsk and Chernivtsi regions, the construction of radio and television transmitting station in the Popasnyansky region of the Luhansk region, the development of rural entrepreneurship and infrastructure agro-tourist cluster “Horlogere” in the Lviv region, the development of sports and cultural space on the waterfront the Teteriv river in Zhytomyr,” – said Vice Prime Minister of Ukraine Gennady Zubko.
Earlier, the European Commission supported the decision to provide Ukraine tranche in the amount of 1 billion euros.