The President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko has signed the decree «About National strategy for health of motor activity in Ukraine for the period till 2025 «physical activity – healthy lifestyle – healthy nation». As reported in the press service of the President, national strategy was developed in response to the sustainable development Strategy «Ukraine-2020» with the aim of creating the conditions for Wellness physical activity and healthy lifestyles for the formation of citizens ‘ health as the highest social values in the state.
The Cabinet of Ministers before July 1 of the current year must develop an action plan to implement the Strategy for the period till 2025 and the preparation and publication annually, before February 15 of the report on the implementation of the plan in the previous year. Regional, Kyiv city state administration annually within one month develop and approve a regional plan of activities for the year, following the planned.
The strategy identifies a number of key tasks, including the development and approval of recommendations on improving of motor activity as a document that will contain specific guidance on the volume, intensity, forms and types of motor activity to improve the health of persons of different sex and age, develop a set of indicators to assess the physical health of different population groups.
Also among the tasks of promotion of the all-Ukrainian Fund of development of motor activity and a healthy lifestyle «Active Ukraine – healthy nation» with the aim of attracting extra-budgetary funds for the development of material-technical base of mass sport and promotion of individuals who have a sufficient level of Wellness physical activity, lead a healthy lifestyle.
Also provides for the formation of the infrastructure of a modern and attractive sports facilities for the community, in places of mass rest of citizens, on the basis of educational institutions, which should be easily accessible for various strata of population, especially underprivileged, organizing a network of centers of physical health of population «Sport for all» and to improve the regulatory legal base of their activity.
Also noted the need to increase the number of public sports events for active family holidays in places of mass rest of citizens; construction of safe routes for Hiking, Biking, boating; the establishment of a network of summer schools of sailing on open water, is accented on the necessity of improving the legislation on the support and stimulation of subjects of the sphere of physical culture and sports, etc.
In addition, the programme should be designed the projects of construction of municipal sports complexes, swimming pools; the organization of production of modular sports facilities using modern technologies to meet the needs of population health physical activity and ensure their construction at the expense of local budgets and other sources not prohibited by legislation.
It is expected that the result of the implementation of the strategy will be coordinated the activities of entities of various sectors of socio-economic areas of public policy that will enhance the Wellness of physical activity of citizens, them to maintain a healthy lifestyle, increasing by 1% annually the number of citizens who have a sufficient level of Wellness physical activity, lead a healthy lifestyle.
Poroshenko has approved a National strategy on improving of motor activity of Ukrainians to 2025 10.02.2016