The future of Russia is a family with two, three or more children. This was stated by Russian President Vladimir Putin at the plenary session of the St. Petersburg International Economic Forum (SPIEF). The broadcast is conducted by the TV channel “Russia 24”.
The President instructed the Government to keep under control the issue of additional support measures for families with children. According to him, they should be “cardinal” in nature. The head of state also stressed the importance of targeted support for the most vulnerable groups of the population.
“We should be talking not only about direct financial support, we need to target, adjust to the needs of families with children the healthcare system, education, all areas that determine the quality of people’s lives,” Putin said.
According to Putin, as early as this year, it is necessary to achieve a reduction in the level of poverty and ensure the growth of incomes of Russians. This is the main indicator of the work of the authorities, the head of state believes.
• The President proposed launching a comprehensive program for the modernization of housing and communal services • Krugly supported the initiative for women to choose the period of maternity leave • Putin instructed to work out the issue of compensating for the education of large children in colleges