Poland approves development plan
February 16, 2017
Poland wants to increase the average household income in Poland to 76-80% of the EU average by 2020 and to 100% by 2030 thanks to the implementation of the responsible development plan, approved by the government.
The plan, currently comprising of some 180 initiatives (concrete investments and general legislative solutions) should limit income gaps between the country's regions and reduce the percentage of persons at risk of poverty and social exclusion to 20% in 2020 and 17% in 2030.
The government wants to spend some PLN 1.5 trillion on investments (from EU funds, state enterprises and international institutions) and wants to mobilize another PLN 600 billion in investments from private firms.