Poll: government provides poor and insufficient information about reforms

11-05-2012

The government gives citizens poor and insufficient information about its reforms, according to a poll conducted by the STEM agency. On a scale from one to five, where one is the best, three out of five respondents assessed the government's information campaign with a four or five for open communication about the impact of reforms, the comprehensibility of the information and the interlinking of the planned steps. The poll says that ministers´ justifications for the necessity of reforms received a slightly better assessment, with 53% giving a rating of four or five. The average rating given to the government for its justification of the reforms was 3.64.