In the state Duma proposed to create a Ministry for children, which also deal with family issues in General. This initiative was made by the head of the Duma Council for family Affairs, women and children Olga Epifanova.
Earlier, the Director Nikita Mikhalkov has proposed to create in Russia the Ministry, which was engaged in problems of children.
"Grateful to Nikita that he shares our view about the necessity of creating a separate authority responsible for support and development of the child. But, in my opinion, it is better to talk about the creation of the Ministry, which would cover not only the issues of childhood and his family, after a full development of the child takes place in the family," said Yepifanov.
According to her, the new Agency would focus on providing social guarantees to families with children, creating comfortable environment for the development and education of children, organization of summer recreation and prevention of social orphanhood.
In August experts predicted a Russia's demographic decline by 2025. This happens due to the decrease in the number of women of reproductive age, resulting in falls and the number of births is not less than 40 percent compared with 2012. according to UN forecasts, by 2030 Russia's population will drop to 138,6 million people. According to Rosstat, at the beginning of 2016 there were a total of 146,5 million.
In April, the Chairman of the Federation Council Valentina Matviyenko called interesting experience of the United Arab Emirates, which created a Ministry of happiness and future. According to her, this experience could be applied in Russia.