Medvedev: half of government programs performed well below average

© RIA Novosti / Ekaterina Stockappreciation of the government of the Russian Federation Dmitry Medvedev. Archival photoMedvedev: half of government programs performed well below average© RIA Novosti / Ekaterina Shtukina

Effective found only 18 Russian state programs, the rest performed below the average level, said Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev.

«In contrast to the performance data here is not perfect. The only half — that is, 18 state programs found to be effective, the other half is characterized by a level of performance below average,» — said Medvedev at a government meeting.

He noted that the results of the implementation 37 of the state programs reviewed in the report of Ministry of economic development.

The Prime Minister stressed that «all those positions that usually in such cases, voiced concern and last year.» «Executing Agency must take the necessary measures to remedy the situation with a lagging state programs and report to the government before July 1 this year,» — said Medvedev.