The world Bank has supported pension reform the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine

The world Bank (WB) supported the draft pension reform, which has been prepared by the Cabinet of Ministers. This was stated by Minister of social policy Andrei Reva, reading in the government meeting, a letter signed by the Director of the world Bank for Ukraine, Belarus and Moldova satu Kähkönen, transfers “112 Ukraine”.

“I am pleased to note that the draft law prepared by the government, reflects our previous observations. We offer our support in the further process of its consideration and adoption”, – said in the letter.

We will remind, the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine adopted the draft pension reform and submitted it to the Council reforms. According to the draft, pension in Ukraine will increaseand the retirement age will remain almost unchanged. At the same time for some categories of Ukrainians will cancel the special conditions of retirement.

In addition, Ukraine will expand the list of occupations with early retirement. And special pensions will be saved in the military, in view of their merits in the defense of the homeland.

At the same time, Vice Prime Minister of Ukraine Pavlo Rozenko said that the pension reform in Ukraine remains a lot of questions.