The presidential Council for strategic plans and priority projects, announced today by Vladimir Putin, will work on the agenda of the next political cycle 2018-2024 years. About this first Deputy Prime Minister Igor Shuvalov told the TV channel . “This agenda is, I suppose, the next political cycle and with a period after. Probably 2030-2035 years. We need to see what is the place of Russia in the new technological changes. It will have to make the Council”, — said Shuvalov.
The agenda for the next cycle, as suggested by the first Deputy Prime Minister, will be involved not only the government but also the state Duma deputies and Federation Council members.
The Council will work with design methods. In the work of “may decrees” the President [decrees of may 7, 2012], according to Shuvalov, many issues “get stuck”. “We all agree that now is a consensus government and a consensus with the regional governors advanced: to change a situation, introducing the project method”, — said Shuvalov. The Council can concentrate on the most important indicators in ten areas: “the President called — education, health, housing, export promotion, small and medium business. These blocks will define 3-5 goals, which we need to make significant progress”.
According to the Vice Prime Minister, the Council’s work in these areas will be the main task of the government for the remainder of the work. “This will be the primary responsibility of the government for a period of almost two years of its work. There is much to be done,” — said Shuvalov. He recalled that in the last political cycle, when the President was Dmitry Medvedev, the government worked on national projects by the end of its working period.
The Council for strategic development, as suggested by Shuvalov, will determine “how to achieve a particular result”. A presidential economic Council, which established a working group under the leadership of Alexey Kudrin, will determine the course and General guidelines”. It is necessary to designate parts which will enable Russia to become a leader. “We have heard today is in the President’s speech, think so in the government”, — said Shuvalov.
But to determine the exact tasks of the Council are still. “Worth the wait the final decision of the President, the decree of the President of the Board signed”, — said Shuvalov.
On creation of the Council on the strategic plans and priority projects, Putin announced on 17 June at the St. Petersburg international economic forum. The President will lead it personally, and lead by the Bureau of the Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev. “The challenges facing us require new approaches to management development. Here we intend to use a design principle”, — said the President. He added that the Council “will be engaged in key projects, aimed at structural changes in the economy and the social sphere to enhance growth,” including projects related to increasing productivity, business climate, promoting small and medium business export support.