Onf will monitor the implementation of the pension changes in the regions

© RIA Novosti / Alexei Sharecompat in photosangelina in the client hall of the Pension Fund of Russia. Archival photoOnf will monitor the implementation of the pension changes in the regions© RIA Novosti / Alexei Sharecompat the image Bank

The implementation of the regional proposals of the Russian President on changing the pension system were discussed at the meeting of the Central headquarters of the popular front in Moscow, the press service of the movement.

«We will be watching to see how they will be implemented on the ground — not in offices and on paper, and reflect on the people, to each individual,» said co-Chairman of the Central headquarters of the popular front, the Vice-speaker of the state Duma Olga Timofeeva.

According to her, the activists of the popular front will take public control, so that employers do not infringe the rights of this category of citizens.

Also people’s front will collect public suggestions for improving the skills of citizens approaching retirement age and proposals to encourage employers to provide employment for such individuals. The activists of the popular front will track to the regional authorities retained all existing pensioners benefits and ensured social guarantees of citizens approaching retirement age.

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