#PSF Kabupaten/ Kota Bersiap Sambut Aliran Dana Desa 2015

Dana Desa yang bersumber dari APBN menjadi harapan baru bagi masyarakat di 74.093 Desa. Dalam melaksanakan tugasnya menyalurkan Dana Desa, Pemerintah Kabupaten/Kota harus menyusun Peraturan Bupati/Walikota tentang Tata Cara Pembagian dan Penetapan Besaran Dana Desa Setiap Desa. Peraturan inilah yang akan digunakan untuk menetapkan besaran Dana Desa yang akan diterima oleh Desa. Direktorat Jenderal Perimbangan Keuangan […]

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PSF: Gubernur Saba Desa: Merayakan Karya Desa di Pangandaran

Tulisan saya untuk kunjungan singkat ke Pangandaran Stand bertuliskan PNPM Mandiri Perdesaan sudah berhias cantik di Lapangan Starpras, Pangandaran, Jawa Barat. Aneka produk kreatif dari minuman segar, anyaman, batik hingga tanaman buah-buahan hadir meramaikan gelaran Gubernur Saba Desa 2014 mulai 25 November 2014. Sesuai nama acara, tentu tidak lengkap tanpa kehadiran Gubernur Jawa Barat, Ahmad […]

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Review Majelis Tidak Alim @SolehSolihun

Selamat tahun baru 2015! Mengingat postingan tahun lalu, saya merekomendasikan film pembuka awal tahun. Tapi, awal 2015 ini saya jarang menonton film. Belum ada yang ingin saya rekomendasikan, sampai saya menonton Majelis Tidak Alim. Ini pentas stand up comedy oleh Soleh Solihun di PPHUI, Jakarta pada Sabtu, 31 Januari 2015. Berhubung majelis, acara pada Sabtu […]

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The Jakarta Post: Tale of Yogyakarta Puppet Party

From the dark history of 1965 explored in Mwathirika to the Javanese version of the Oedipus mythology found in Watugunung, Papermoon Puppet Theatre has shown that puppets are more than just child’s play. – See more at: http://www.thejakartapost.com/news/2014/12/05/tale-yogyakarta-puppet-party.html My first encounter of Papermoon Puppet Theatre was Mwarthirika, I never thought that puppet theatre could shed […]

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#PSF DesTIKa Festival 2014 Part II: “Visiting” remote villages with the Internet

DesTIKa, or the Village Communication and Information Technology Festival, was held on September 26-27, 2014 at Tanjungsari Village, Sukahaji Sub-district, Majalengka, West Java.  It was opened by Budiman Sudjatmiko, house representative and member of Commission II.  On the second day of the festival there was a discussion about the Village Law No.6/2014. Budiman mentioned a […]

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#PSF DesTIKa Festival 2014 Part 1: Opening Internet Access for Villages

“We look like people from big cities,” said Pri Anton Subardi from Pangebatan Village in Banyumas.  There was a sense of pride among village workers attending the DesTIKa Festival that they’re just as progressive as the people in the city. DesTIKa, or the Village Communication and Information Technology Festival, was held on Sept. 26-27, 2014 […]

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#PSF Increasing The Role of Regional Government in Executing Community-Based Poverty Alleviation Programs (PKPM): Drafting An Action Plan

The Workshop on Increasing the Role of Regional Governments in Executing Community-based Poverty Alleviation Programs (PKPM) was attended by participants from seven regencies/cities in Central Java.  It was held in Semarang, Central Java, on August 26-27, 2014.  On the second day participants formed a forum group discussion (FGD) to talk about dividing the government’s roles, […]

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#PSF Increasing The Role of Regional Governments in Executing Community-based Poverty Alleviation Programs in Seven Areas in Central Java

Central Java leads the implementation of PKPM, a community-based poverty alleviation program created by law No.6/2014 about villages.  The workshop, which dealt with increasing the role of regional governments on executing PKPM, was held in Semarang, Central Java, on August 26-27, 2014.  It was meant as a follow-up to the national movement concerning community empowerment […]

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