Today, UkraineInvest Deputy Executive Director Yevhenii Shakotko participated in a conference “Ecology and sustainable development”. The event brought together government and business leaders and served as a platform for showcasing initiatives aimed at reaching sustainable development goals.
Yevhenii Shakotko underlined the importance of the social impact component present in every investment project with significant investments. Namely, among the eligibility criteria is creation of the working places with the salary 15% higher than average salary in the region. Additionally, during the project evaluation the impact of the project on the social and economic problems of the region is taken into consideration.
The Law “On State Support of Investment Projects with Significant Investments in Ukraine” will serve as an effective mechanism for attracting investment into the country’s economy and will be an impetus to achieve sustainable development goals.