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Local Governance Forum: Refocusing of Village Funds for Direct Cash Transfer
Local Governance Forum: Refocusing of Village Funds for Direct Cash Transfer

In view of the COVID-19 pandemic, the government has established a policy to anticipate the spread and impact of the disease, through Government Regulation in lieu of Law (Perppu) No. 1/2020, which has been promulgated as Law No. 2/2020. One of th

Indonesia’s Village Law: enabler or constraint for more accountable governance?
Indonesia’s Village Law: enabler or constraint for more accountable governance?

Village underdevelopment is considered a major contributor to Indonesia’s high levels of inequality. Law No.6 / 2014 (‘Village Law’) on villages’ governance and finance is regarded as the most progressive policy in the history of local gove

PATTIRO Held a Public Discussion “100% Village Funds for Infrastructure?”
PATTIRO Held a Public Discussion “100% Village Funds for Infrastructure?”

The Village Government refuses village funds policy entirely for infrastructure. This is supported by the result of PATTIRO research team in several villages in Central Java, Yogyakarta, and Riau. PATTIRO researcher Ahmad Rofik revealed that several

Village Does Not Lose
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 villag

Accountability of Village Government
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