The research is being carried out by the Center for Social Expertises of the Institute of Sociology of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine in cooperation with the NGO “Economists Club”, within the framework of the USAID-funded project “Support of agricultural development” implemented by the “Kimonix International Inc.” in Ukraine.
Project Manager: Trofymenko O.V.
Implementationperiod: June – August 2017.
Goal of the project is to determine the valid and reliable indicators of the monetary and time costs of citizens / organizations for the implementation of procedures for the registration of land plots, as well as the evaluation of the level of corruption in the agricultural sector.
Target groups: agricultural enterprises, farmers’ and private agricultural farms, land experts.
Geography of the study: 11 oblasts of Ukraine, namely: Vinnitsa, Dnipropetrovsk, Transcarpathian, Kyiv, Lviv, Odessa, Poltava, Sumy, Kharkiv, Kherson, Chernihiv oblasts
The sample is 2,400 respondents (face-to-face interview):
Expert Survey: it is planned to interview 120 experts on land issues according to the following categories:
A survey of experts at the national level is also planned: representatives of all-Ukrainian public organizations, anti-corruption bodies, professional associations (land managers, farmers, producers of agricultural products, appraisers), scientific and educational institutions, independent experts, deputies of the VerkhovnaRada (their assistants), representatives Central executive authorities, whose competence includes land issues and issues of agricultural development (Ministry of Regional Development, Construction and Housing -Communal Economy, Ministry of Agriculture and Food, Ministry of Environment), think tanks, journalists, representatives of Reformed communities. In total 32 national level experts.
According to the results of the project, a consolidated report will be prepared.