Jakarta - Ministry Of Village Development Of Disadvantage Region And Transmigration (Kemendes PDTT) invites groups of Organic Agricultural Society Of Indonesia (Maporina) throughout Indonesia to be involved in developing all programs and activities in the villages. This was done in order to realize advanced and independent villages were able to improve the life of its citizens.
"I hope all members Maporina Centre, Korwil province and district are determined to develop organic farming to the countryside which developed and independent can be realized. Let us make full use of the potentials that exist in rural areas for a more prosperous community," said Minister Of Village Development Of Disadvantage Region And Transmigration (Mendes PDTT), Eko Putro Sandjojo, who represented the Head of Research and development, Education and Training, and Information, M. Nurdin, when providing direction in the activities of the National Working Meeting I (Rakernas I) in Hall of Makarti Muktitama, Kalibata, Jakarta, Thursday (9/2).
According to him, the central government through the state budget has allocated the village fund in 2017 amounted to Rp 60 trillion. Budget for it, said Nurdin, prioritized on four main programs, the flagship product of the village with the concept of one village one product, village-owned enterprises (BUMDes) whose profits go into revenue villages, reservoir could increase agricultural production, and sports facilities in every village.
"So the village fund to focus on these four points. Hopefully, Maporina can explore activities that exist in the villages," he said.
Furthermore, Nurdin was also invited to the group Maporina to utilize land in the Great Hall of the People in Development Practice of Ministry Of Village Development Of Disadvantage Region And Transmigration environment. Centres spread across seven regions expected to create a new innovation that is initiated by Maporina.
"We can take advantage of the cooperation. We did synergy, Hopefully there are technologies that can be developed from Maporina," he said.