Kharkiv Regional Council

Phone: +3 8057 700-40-57
Fax: +3 8057 700-53-35
Address: Sumska Street, 64, Kharkiv, Ukraine, 61200
22 October 2021

During the General Assembly meeting of the Kharkov Oblast Local Authorities Association, the Head of Kharkiv Oblast Council Sergii Chernov summed up the Association’s activity in 2012 and outlined future perspectives.

Sergii Chernov stated that throughout 2012, the Association has been conducting efficient work. In particular, it submitted a claim to the Ministry of Ecology and Natural resources of Ukraine asking to consider financing water resources replenishment measures from state budget. As the result, 34 million hryvnas were provided for the supply of 120 million cubic meters of water to Krasnopavlisvke water reservoir.

Sergii Chernov also stressed that among achievements of 2012 the adoption of Ethic Behavior Code for deputies and public officials of Kharkiv Oblast local authorities possesses a special place as it received positive feedback from experts who marked systematic scientific approach to the document’s drawing and its universality.

Outlining the future perspectives, the President of the Association paid special attention to the need of further constructive dialog with executive and legislative bodies on all issues concerning the region’s development and protection of local authorities` interests. .

To his mind, the Association’s further activity should be oriented on the local authorities development in the region in the context of the reform announced by the President of Ukraine, Viktor Yanukovich, fostering of inter-municipal and inter-regional cooperation, conducting of methodological and explanatory work for deputies and public officials of local councils, promotion of the local councils` authority among the population and communities` activity fostering, as well as cooperation with the public sector and involvement of young people.