Reorganizing Village Plan and Village Area


By: Ardhi Maulana Fajrin* With the enactment of Village Law, Village has been amended to organize village administration. The change will affect the performance of village government. As been discussed in the meetings, now village plan is under village authority. But until now, there are still major obstacles in the implementation of the village plan mechanism.

Synchronization of Village Plan with District Plan


By: I Wayan Nike Suputra* Village is a part of system (spatial structure)[1]. In Urban & Regional Planning book, A System Approach (McLoughlin, 1969), definition of system explain below: A system is a set of interconnected part, but each part may be seen as a system itself, and the whole system may be regarded as but

Village Does Not Lose


By: Ardhi Maulana Fajrin* Opportunities in Sight The government has allocated one billion rupiah for villages. Village citizen can use the funds to develop local product that will potentially take in strategic market. However, to realize it village needs build cooperation with other parties. In Village law article number 91 written that “Village can conduct cooperation

Accountability of Village Government

By:I Wayan Nike Suputra* The Village Government is fear to use village funds accountably. This is due to the weakness of village government’s ability to process administration, the absence of sanction and supervisory agencies. Based on the problem above, there is a question: how village government implementing its authority accountably? To answer this question, the

Becoming Village Development Catalyst: Implementation of Asset-Based Development Experiences in East Indonesia


By: I Wayan Nike Suputra* In old development system, village became an object of development. But, the presence of village law makes village as an actor of development activities. This new system is fear to reduce capability of village authorities to implement village development, particularly the use of village funds. These articles try to provide another