Coalition agreed on allocation of €6bn from the EU Recovery Fund
The ruling coalition reached a preliminary agreement on allocation of €6bn from the EU Recovery Fund. Money from the Recovery Fund will finance Better Education (€850m), Effective State and IT (€950m), Greener and Cleaner Slovakia (€1.9bn), Competitive and Innovative Slovakia (€700m) and Healthy Living (€1.5bn). The government aims to change the school curriculum, renovate school buildings, invest in science at universities, introduce new eGovernment services, promote renewable energy sources, invest in railways, and modernize the hospital network. Sustainable public finances will be essential. The government will discuss the plan and will submit it to the EU in April 2021.