KyivPost

Use of Chornobyl funds to be tightly controlled, says Ukrainian president

Print version
April 20, 2011, 1:04 p.m. | Ukraine — by Interfax-Ukraine
The allocation of the funds raised for the Chornobyl projects during the April 19 donor conference in Kyiv will be tightly monitored, Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych has said. "As for control over the use of funds - it will be monitored by both international institutions and the principal organization that is in charge of funding and controlling the use of the money - the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development," he told reporters at Chornobyl on Wednesday.

According to preliminary data, some EUR 550 million was raised for the Chornobyl projects during the donor conference.
The Kyiv Post is hosting comments to foster lively debate. Criticism is fine, but stick to the issues. Comments that include profanity or personal attacks will be removed from the site. If you think that a posted comment violates these standards, please flag it and alert us. We will take steps to block violators.

KyivPost

© 1995–2014 Public Media

Web links to Kyiv Post material are allowed provided that they contain a URL hyperlink to the www.kyivpost.com material and a maximum 500-character extract of the story. Otherwise, all materials contained on this site are protected by copyright law and may not be reproduced without the prior written permission of Public Media at news@kyivpost.com
All information of the Interfax-Ukraine news agency placed on this web site is designed for internal use only. Its reproduction or distribution in any form is prohibited without a written permission of Interfax-Ukraine.