TheCorruption Eradication Commission (KPK) and the Surabaya municipality organizedthe latest Integrity Fair as a means of promoting anti-corruption behavior.
The two-dayevent titled â€œCreating Integrity in Surabayaâ€ held at Taman Surya, City Hall,opened today.
â€œWe hopethe event can promote the importance of integrity and challenge officials toimprove the quality of public service,â€ KPK deputy chief Bibit Samad Riantosaid Saturday.
The eventalso offers anti-corruption games for children to reinforce values at an earlyage.
â€œIt isimportant to raise awareness and understanding of not tolerating corruptionfrom an early age,â€ said Bibit. â€œWe can teach them integrity from childrenâ€™sâ€™games and stories.â€
TheIntegrity Fair is a part of the KPKâ€™s 2011 corruption prevention program. Asimilar event is currently being held in Bandung, West Java, after also beingheld in Palembang, South Sumatra and Makassar, South Sulawesi.