The Positive Impact Of Social Forestry

The opening of the access of citizens in managing lands in forest land makes them got for a transparent and results no longer cat kind with the Forestry Department. Positive impact is the increased income for communities around the forest.  "I don't need to work everywhere and could give a living family, as well as…

We must bring the “market” into the villages.

Minister of regional development of the village, Left, and transmigration (Mendes PDTT), Eko Putro Sandjojo, believes the four business models that have been applied are able to accelerate the economic growth of the village. The business model i.e. Prukades (product of rural area), Dam, BUMDes Village (the village-owned enterprises), and means a sports village. “We…

50 Years the Role of Social Entrepreneur

Director General of Social Protection and Insurance, Harry Hikmat, as the representative of the Minister of Social Affairs, Khofifah Indar Parawansa, delivered his speech in the event of Book Launching: “Palugada, Hajat Setengah Abad Bina Swadaya”. This is also as the peak of celebration “The 50th of Bina Swadaya Foundation” which had been establishing since…

Becoming The Stimulus, Ministry Of Village Development Of Disadvantage Region And Transigration Unve

Minister for Village, Development Of Disadvantage Region and Transmigration (Mendes PDTT), Eko Putro Sandjojo asserted, the village fund initiated merely a stimulus to trigger the independence of the village. According to him, the biggest challenge to succeed the program is precisely on the readiness of Human Resources (HR). “Because the village head (Kadesnya) keeps changing,…

Catholic Associations to promote social initiatives fostering economic development in Indonesia

At a time when Islamism poses a serious threat to the unity and pluralism of Indonesian society, Catholic associations show a strong sense of community initiative to address social issues, share experiences, and find solutions to the problems that affect the country. About two months after their last meeting, Indonesia’s most important Catholic organisations met…