The current Government had initially developed the operating plan of its activities, in line with the reforms launched two years ago. It concerns deregulation, decentralization, energy efficiency. Nowadays, the Government is demonstrating the support of legislative initiatives in the mentioned reforms and has planned a financial component in the draft budget for 2017. This was stated by Vice Prime Minister/ Minister of Regional Development, Construction, Housing and Utilities of Ukraine Hennadii Zubko, responding to a question about the results of activity and performance of the Government during a briefing on October 18 in the framework of the Forum “Energy Independence. The Establishment of Energy Efficiency Fund”.
"The steps taken by the Government prove the irreversibility of reforms. In 2017 Budget the Government determined five priorities: national security, the establishment of the Road Fund, the introduction of energy efficiency, a decentralization reform, agricultural sector and machine building. These reforms are essential not just for Ukraine alone, but also for our international partners. It is not just the requirements of the time, but those of the Ukrainian people. The Ukrainians hope that the reforms will yield results, will change their lives, provide state assistance, attract investment in the economy of Ukraine, create conditions for development of small and medium-sized businesses", told Hennadii Zubko.