Zhebrivskyi: EU will allocate EUR 50 million for Donetsk and Luhansk regions

The head of the Donetsk regional military-civil administration Pavlo zhebrivskyi said that the European Union in 2018 plans to allocate 50 million euros for the Donetsk and Lugansk regions on the program on decentralization and regional projects. About this he wrote on his page on Facebook, referring to the head of cooperation programmes of EU in Ukraine berenda de Groot.

“They will be sent primarily on programs of decentralization, the development of vocational and higher education and medicine, support small business, the strengthening of the security component of the community,” wrote the Governor of the Donetsk region.

According to Zhebrivsky, he had a productive meeting with the joint delegation of EU and UNDP in Ukraine – B. de Groote, Director of the UNDP office in Ukraine Antimason khimstroy,, UNDP programme Manager and head of Design office of Victor Munteanu.

Earlier it was reported that Pavel Zhebrivsky called for the introduction of peacekeepers on the border between Ukraine and Russia.