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The Russian government intends to deal with the increasing age of women at birth of first child. This is stated in the strategic document “basic directions of the government of the Russian Federation for the period up to 2024,” reports “Russian service bi-Bi-si”.
According to the project, additional methods of stimulation of birth rate will be required in the far Eastern Federal district and in the regions where the total fertility rate lower than the national average. Specific actions will depend on how many children the woman already has.
The Ministry of labour of Russia the publication explained that, in particular, the planned analysis of the effectiveness of monthly payments in connection with the birth of the first child of the parent capital and subsidizing mortgage rates.
It is noted that authorities are positioning the document as a road map for the execution of the “may” decree of the President of Russia Vladimir Putin, which he signed at the beginning of his fourth term.
In early August in three regions of Russia — Primorsky Krai, Yakutia and the Ryazan region — was introduced a temporary moratorium on the operation of abortion in the framework of the action “give me life!”. It was recommended by the Ministry of health.
In April, the inhabitant of the Belgorod region was sent for “permission” for an abortion to the clergy: without their signature in a bypass sheet women’s advice she refused to terminate the pregnancy. After public outcry, the city administration denied the initiative, explaining that it is performed in the voluntary and not mandatory.
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