The regional policy of the country is aimed at increasing the competitiveness of the regions and improving the quality of life of the population regardless of their place of residence. The Minister of National Economy of the Republic of Kazakhstan Ruslan Dalenov said this at the reporting meeting with the population.
The head of the Ministry of National Economy emphasized that under the project “With a diploma to the village” more than 4 thousand specialists were granted budget loans for the purchase of housing in the amount of 13.7 billion tenge.
Since 2018, an independent budget of local self-government has been introduced in 1062 cities of district significance and rural districts with a population of over 2 thousand people. From January 1, 2020, it is planned to introduce level 4 budgets in the remaining 1,334 rural districts.
This year, the Ministry will form a new Forecast scheme of the spatial and spatial development of the country until 2030.
According to R. Dalenov, the forecasting scheme determines the development strategy of the regions. Within it, a demographic forecast of the development of regions up to 2030 will be developed. The focus of the Forecasting Scheme will be on the development of “growth points” based on managed urbanization. Regional standards for ensuring a basic quality of life in the regions will be defined.
Rural development is important for the regions. For this, the project “Auyl - El Besigi” is being implemented.
“According to the project“ Auyl-El Besigi ”, the perspective villages will be purposefully carried out repairs, construction and reconstruction of social and engineering infrastructure. The project will be implemented through a cluster approach, ”explained the Minister.