A large number of journalists and public leaders attended the press conference of Mikheil Saakashvili, Governor of Odessa region, where they listened with interest to his brief presentation about the purpose and reasons for the visit.

In his speech, the politician has made it clear that Kharkiv and East of Ukraine should become a ‘locomotive of anti-corruption reforms.’

The participants of the press conference and all willing residents of Kharkiv city and region were invited to the Forum, which should finally determine the goals and objectives of the Anti-Corruption Forum non-partisan organization on 18 January, 2016. 

First, the journalists were interested in possible solutions to overcome corruption in the country. The Governor of Odessa region, in his expressive manner, featured tasks and ways to combat corruption.