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The first stage of preparations for this year's DYTIATKO Festival, which is to take place in Kharkiv at the beginning of September, has been completed. The organizing committee received 1,5 thousand works from 1292 participants from all around the world. The majority of works came from authors from Ukraine, India, Iran, the USA and France.
Sergii Chernov, Chairman of Kharkiv Regional Council was holding a meeting on the issue of developing rural (green) tourism in communities of Kharkiv region. Liudmyla Nemykina, Chairman of the Standing Commission on budget of the Regional Council, Valeriia Muraieva, Chairman of the Standing Commission on youth policy, sport, culture and tourism, Valentyna Kholodok, Director of Kharkiv Organizational and Methodological Tourist Center, representatives of traveling agencies and scientists who study the local lore took part in the discussion of opportunities and challenges with respect to development of rural tourism.
On the eve of the professional holiday of journalists, the Journalist Day, which is celebrated on June 6, there was a solemn reception by Sergii Chernov, Chairman of Kharkiv Regional Council at Kharkiv Press-Center. The awards have been presented there to the best representatives of this profession and to the winners of the Regional Contest of Journalistic Works “Success stories of communities”.
During plenary meeting of the XXIV session the deputy composition of Kharkiv Regional Council, the deputies adopted a draft decision “On some issues of accruing and paying rent for the use of common property of territorial communities of villages, towns, cities of the region during quarantine”.
The need to provide additional material incentives for medical workers in Kharkiv region in the context of coronavirus disease COVID-19 was discussed at a plenary session of Kharkiv Regional Council today. Appropriate changes have been made in the Integrated regional program “Health of Slobozhanshchyna for 2019-2020”.
In plenary meeting of the XXIV session the deputy composition of Kharkiv Regional Council supported for the draft decision on amendments to the Program of economic and social development of Kharkiv region for 2020.
The honoring of the Honorary Citizens of Kharkiv region took precedence over consideration of the draft decisions being planned; they had obtained this title in accordance with the Decision of XXIII Session of the Regional Council dd. February 27, 2020.
During the meeting of the standing commission of the Regional Council on infrastructure, transport, roads and intercommunication, Sergii Chernov, Chairman of Kharkiv Regional Council, put an emphasis on the necessity to speed up the work of sectorial departments at the Regional Public Administration and the Financial Department, in particular, with respect to the regional budget balance.
The online meeting of the Council of partners-beneficiaries of the Project “Effective primary medicine in the community” was taking place chaired by Sergii Chernov, Chairman of Kharkiv Regional Council.
Sergii Chernov, President of the Ukrainian Association of District and Regional Councils, Chairman of Kharkiv Regional Council met with Dmytro Razumkov, Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine.
The second stage of the competition of minigrants is held within the framework of the implementation of the Project "Effective primary healthcare in community" in 2020. The deadline for submitting project applications for participation in the competition was May 4.
Sergii Chernov, President of the Ukrainian Association of District and Regional Councils, Chairman of Kharkiv Regional Council put an emphasis on it in the program “De tse?” (“Where is it?”) (that talks about the course of decentralization) on Hromadske radio.
Answering the question that was broadcasted live in the program “De tse?” (“Where is it?”) on Hromadske radio regarding feasibility of postponing the date of local elections from October of this year to a later date, Sergii Chernov, President of the Ukrainian Association of District and Regional Councils, Chairman of Kharkiv Regional Council, expressed and gave reasons for his position in great detail.
Open appeal of the Ukrainian association of district and regional councils to the leadership of the state on major violation of the principles of decentralization reform implementation.
Chernov, Chairman of Kharkiv Regional Council, President of the Ukrainian Association of District and Regional Councils expressed the opinion of local self-government bodies with respect to slowdown the decentralization progress nationwide.
Mykola Titov, first Vice-President, Executive Director of the Association of Local Self-Government Bodies told about current problems of implementing the reform of local self-government and territorial organization of power in the region.
Suggestion of CORLEAP on organization of the Eastern Partnership Academy for Public Administration is successfully implemented in the EU document on the priorities for the period after year 2020: “Enhancement of endurance - Eastern Partnership provides success to everybody”.
In general, the losses of revenues to local budgets in Ukraine will reach 55.5 bln hryvnias. This was reported by the article in the newspaper “Slobidskyi krai”.
The preparation to XII DYTIATKO International Children’s Media Festival founded by Kharkiv Regional Council is going on under the conditions of quarantine. The organization committee accepts applications for participation in 25 nominations and special nominations of the festival - personal, group, thematic ones – with the deadline no later than May 31, 2020.
Sergii Chernov, Chairman of Kharkiv Regional Council, takes part in video conference guided by Volodymyr Zelenskyy, the President of Ukraine. The issues are being discussed: preventing the transmission and outbreak of coronavirus (COVID-19) disease as well as readiness condition of the region to ensure the proper level of medical assistance to the first wave of coronavirus patients.
Today, the Ministry of Regional Development together with Parliamentary Committee of State Authority, Local Self-Government, Regional and Urban Development conducted a video conference where they discussed pressing issues regarding formation of administrative and territorial units of subregional level. Representatives of the Associations of Local Self-Government Authorities, Regional State Administration, people’s deputies of Ukraine, scientists and experts took part in broadcasting. Position of the region and the Association of Local Self-Government Authorities in Kharkiv region was presented by Mykola Titov, First Vice-President – Executive Director of the Association.
Today, during the Skype conference, chairmen of the cities of regional significance and united territorial communities in Kharkiv region discussed development of the region in the context of investments attraction by creating industrial parks.
How will the economy of the region react to the consequences of the pandemic? Will the regional budget outstay additional strain? Sergii Chernov, Chairman of Kharkiv Regional Council, answered these questions from mass-media after the work of an Anti-Crisis Headquarter in Kharkiv region on combating coronavirus.
Sergii Chernov, Chairman of Kharkiv Regional Council, traditionally took part in the flower-laying ceremony to the monument of Great Kobzsr on the occasion of the 206th anniversary of Taras Shevchenko’s birthday, who was a distinguished poet, an artist and a great thinker. Deputies of the Regional Council, the authorities of the regional and city administration, management of establishments and organizations, gentlemen of cloth, socially active members, and representatives of diplomatic mission of other countries joined the event.
Sergii Chernov, Chairman of Kharkiv Regional Council visited a number of objects, the repair and building works on these objects are being carried out at the expense of the regional budget.
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