Hungary will invest HUF 155 million in the humanitarian sphere pf Transcarpathia
Deputies of the Regional Council, by their decision approved the agreement with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade of Hungary. It is the agreement between the Transcarpathian Regional Council and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade of Hungary on cooperation in the implementation of development projects undertaken within the framework of the Program of Eastern Partnership in Ukraine in 2015, signed on January 23, 2015. The agreement was signed by the Regional Council Chairman Volodymyr Chubirko and the minister Peter Siarto.
In particular, the Hungarian party agrees to provide financial assistance in the amount of HUF 155 million. These funds will be used to modernize facilitie having a significant cultural and national value, to implement projects for upgrade of energy efficiency and heating systems at school, social, cultural and religious educational institutions, health care facilities development, preservation of historical and cultural heritage of Transcarpathia and more.
Thanks to the financial support that was provided by the parties in 2012-2013 in the amount of 1.1 million US dollars, 76 development projects in 50 facilities in Transcarpathia have been implemented.
For the implementation of projects in 2013-2014, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade provided the financial assistance in the amount of 500 thousand dollars under the Assistance Agreement