Rus News Journal

A.Kudrin has opened the Russian budget for inhabitants

the Chairman of Committee of civil initiatives (KGI) and the former Minister of Finance of the Russian Federation Alexey Kudrin has held presentation the Internet - the project the Open budget which will help to carry out civil control over efficiency of use of budgetary funds.
frequently the state initiatives and statutory acts are difficult for understanding not only usual citizens, but even officials, A.Kudrin has noted. In this connection there was a necessity for creation of the tool which could show visually as budgetary funds are distributed and spent.
the portal allows to familiarise and watch a current situation in social sphere of the country. For this purpose on a site the Open budget the information on expenses of budgets of all levels in such socially significant areas, as public health services, housing and communal services, formation, transport, pensions and privileges is collected and presented.
It is informed that the indicators presented on a portal, pay off on the basis of the data published on the Internet, mass media or other public sources, on the algorithms developed by experts of the project.
the project will be started stage by stage, the former head of the Ministry of Finance has noted. In quality pilot six regions, including Moscow Region already co-operate with organizers.
Besides, on a portal possibility to direct to Committee of civil initiatives of the reference concerning granting of the state and municipal services is provided and thus to supervise activity of bodies state and municipal authority. Also on a portal the Open budget the forum works.