At the initiative of the Ministry of Labour and social policy of Ukraine the order of the Cabinet of Ukraine No. 1047 "About carrying out paid public works on elimination of consequences of natural disaster on July 23-27, 2008" was accepted.
The government charged to the local state administrations to provide with this document with the participation of public service of employment the organization of the paid public works directed on elimination of natural disaster which occurred on July 23-27, 2008 in settlements Vinnytsia, Zakarpatye, Ivano - Frankovsky, Lvov, Ternopol and Chernovitsky areas.
Specialists of Ministry of Labor understand the public types of the works which not demanding special qualification and haven't been connected with risk for life which are executed on the contractual and voluntary bases as public works.
In public works in regions, affected by natural disaster, everyone, including the persons registered in accordance with the established procedure in the centers of employment as the unemployed, and also students and citizens who, for example, are in holiday can take part.
According to the government decision, sources of financing of paid works are means of local budgets, employers for whom these works, and also other sources provided by the legislation are carried out. In particular, in case of attraction to these works of the registered unemployed fund of obligatory state social insurance on an unemployment case will be used.
According to the government decision funds from the specified sources are allowed to be allocated for a salary with charges, payment of the first five days of temporary disability, transportation or payment of journey of participants of public works, payment of their accommodation, and also stock and overalls acquisition for participants of public works.
By estimation in territories, affected by natural disaster, 30-40 thousand jobless citizens can be involved in public works.
The budget of Fund of obligatory state social insurance on an unemployment case for payment of public works the current year provided 90 million UAH. The Fund will distribute the most part of this sum of the western regions for compensation of the unemployed who will be involved in public works, is reported on a site Nikolaev YEAH.