Western countries have promised billions of dollars to Ukraine to bring it out of bankruptcy and to fulfill the "European dream" of many Ukrainians, However, There is a problem: foreign governments and international financial institutions until now do not believe that their investment in disadvantaged state " spent not in vain, reported in publications of international agencies.
According to investors, paralyzed by the war and the illegal activities of officials cannot or even do not want to count the number of roads, power plants and schools need to do for 45 million Inhabitants, not to mention to meet new European standards for farms and factories.
"There is a strong resistance, because the majority of citizens in various ways cashing in on old, inefficient, and increasingly corrupt system," says the head of the Advisory mission to the EU in Ukraine Kalman Mizsei.
"Government agencies need to manage the Affairs of the country simply does not exist ", - quotes Agency the words of one of Western investors, who described the Ukrainian bureaucrats responsible for implementing projects as " ineffective, demotivated and underpaid ".
Other European consultant told about how in the beginning of winter last year he tried to help Ukrainian officials to ascertain how many educational institutions funded by the state, is located in the country. However, the response to this question he did not find.
To date, Ukraine has received promises to provide financial help from the lenders, in which the European Union, Switzerland, Japan and Canada, a total difficulties at 10 billion dollars. However, most European officials report that at the current state of Affairs in Ukraine financial assistance is merely an attempt to wishful thinking, writes the Agency.