Soros tells Poroshenko about initiative to draw up strategic plan of reforms for Ukraine
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko held a meeting with the founder of Open Society Foundations George Soros, at which Soros informed the head of state about the initiative of the strategic plan of reforms for Ukraine.
"We set up a strategic consultative group for immediate reactions to challenges as they arise," the press service of the Ukrainian president reported on Monday, citing Soros.
The Ukrainian president stressed the necessity to coordinate efforts in conducting reforms in Ukraine and declared strong support for the initiative of Soros regarding the implementation of free insurance of political risks for investors and partners of Ukraine.
Poroshenko also expressed the readiness to work out jointly the steps and provide an effective mechanism of implementation of reforms in the country.
The press service said that the meeting was attended by Chairman of the Board of the International Renaissance Foundation Oleksandr Sushko and Executive Director of the IRF Yevhen Bystrytsky.
The head of state thanked to the founder of Open Society Foundations and the administration of International Renaissance Foundation for the long-term and consistent support of reforms in Ukraine and permanent cooperation in the development of civil society.