THE GOVERNMENT HAS ALLOCATED FUNDS TO PURCHASE HOUSING FOR IDPS
On June 25, the Cabinet of Ministers adopted a decree "On the distribution of subvention in 2020 from the State Budget to local budgets for the implementation of activities to support the territories that were adversely affected by the armed conflict in the East of Ukraine".
This decree made it possible to distribute subvention from the state budget at the local level, which amounts to UAH 6 980 800 for the purchase of 24 apartments for internally displaced persons.
The funds for the purchase of housing will be allocated to the local budgets of Yakymivka village, Berdiansk city, Siversk city, Dobropillia city, Lyman city, Avdiivka city, Bakhmut city, Volochysk city, Starobilsk city, Horodok city, Drogobych city.
Let us recall that in accordance with subparagraphs 1-3 of paragraph 3 of the Resolution of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine dated from October 4, 2017 No. 769, the subvention is allocated for the implementation of activities to support the territories that were adversely affected by the armed conflict in the East of Ukraine, in particular:
- construction, reconstruction, major repairs of housing facilities in communal property, including social facilities for the provision of housing to internally displaced persons;
- reconstruction and major repairs of housing facilities in communal property for the temporary use of internally displaced persons;
- acquisition of housing for the temporary use of internally displaced persons.
One of the prerequisites for the granting of subventions is the co-funding of relevant activities from the State and local budgets at 70/30 percent.
According to paragraph 6 of the Resolution, the executive bodies of the respective local councils, and in case of their absence, the respective civil-military administrations submit the lists of facilities and activities to be covered by the subvention for approval by the Ministry for Reintegration.