After nearly 10 years of implementation, the implementation of new rural construction program has really spread widely and strongly.
The total fund for program implementation is recorded to be more than VND 15,691 billion. From this source of capital, investment has been made to gradually improve the infrastructure. The material and spiritual life of the people is increasingly improved.
At present, 59 communes have been recognized as new rural standard, accounting for 36% of the total number of communes.
Nghia Hanh district is recognized as a new rural standard. Tu Nghia district has reached 9 out of 9 criteria and is completing the procedure to submit to the Prime Minister for recognition of the district to meet the new rural standard.
After 4 years of implementing the agricultural restructuring project, the production value of the whole industry from 2015 to 2018 increased by 5.5% on average per year. After 3 years, nearly 18,500 poor households have been reduced.
However, resources invested directly in the program have not met the requirements. The results of new rural construction are uneven in localities and in mountainous communes The achieved criteria are still low. The average number of criteria / commune is 14.15, lower than the national average (15.26).
Quang Ngai is focusing its efforts to accomplish the goal of having 80 communes and 2 districts meet the new rural standards by the end of 2019, one year before the plan.
In the 2021-2025 period, the province strives to have 7 districts and 115 communes reaching the new rural standard.
At the conference, Permanent Vice Chairman of the Provincial People's Committee Nguyen Tang Binh requested all levels, branches and localities to step up the propaganda of the Party and State's guidelines and policies on the program.
The Standing Vice Chairman of the provincial People's Committee also proposed related departments and agencies to complete mechanisms and policies such as: Mechanism for integrating capital from other programs; support policies from budgets at all levels for building district, commune and village.
They continue to promote the construction of model residential areas, advanced new rural communes, agricultural restructuring project, the program of one special product per one commune.
On this occasion, the provincial People's Committee commended and rewarded 30 collectives and 25 individuals with outstanding achievements over 10 years of implementing the National Program on NTM building.