The draft state budget of Ukraine for 2020, prepared for the second reading in Parliament, provides for the allocation of the expenses of the Ministry of culture, youth and sports of Ukraine 15.1 billion UAH, which is 23% higher than it was this year.

As noted on the website of the Ministry of culture, youth and sports, for the first time laid down the program of youth mobility (UAH 500 million), and disclosure of the tourist potential (240 million UAH).

On creative industries and cultural development needs of cultural heritage provided for Cabinet of 6.21 billion UAH (increased by 9% compared to the year 2019). Of these funds 5.46 bln UAH will go to the theatre, music, books and cultural heritage, 750 million UAH for state support of cinema (2019 was UAH 500 million). The financing of the Ukrainian Institute of books increased at 145.5 million UAH to 151,7 million.

Sports selection – 4,128 billion (18% increase), on information policy of Ukraine – UAH 2.58 billion (on Public TV – 2,011 billion UAH, which is two times more than the current year, at protecting the information space, the state news Agency “UKRINFORM” and UATV – 569 million).