Good Governance

Gemawan Invites People to participate in development monitoring

Sukadana (Gemawannews) – The success of people’s development implementation depends on the role of government and its people. Both must be able to create a synergy. Without involving people, the government can’t have optimal development result, as stated by Director of Lembaga Gemawan, Laili Khairnur, for the opening remark of Workshop of role of people in development monitoring in Kayong Utara district (23/10) at Meeting Room of Hotel Anugrah

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Gemawan encourage the establishment of Documentation and Information Management Officer in North Kayong District

Sukadana (gemawan news)- implementation of public information enclosure laws will impact on management system and management of public institutions in particular on work pattern, information and data flows between  work units in each public institution. In order to perform fast, proper and simple information service, each public service should appoint a Documentation and Information Management (PPID). It’s spelled out in Regulation No. 61 Year

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Budget transparency

The government of Pontianak’s measure to announce the 2013’s budget allocation of Revenue and Expenditure (APBD) through the mass media, early January 2013, had a positive response from the public. The manager of the Good Governance Programme of Lembaga Gemawan, Iskandar Zealani appreciates this measure. The announcement informs the people about the first steps and the process of Musrembang as well as the details of budget for 2013. “As far

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The Expose of 2013 Regional Budget of Pontianak City, an integrity or imaging?

Let people judge.H. Iskandar Jailani, The Program Manager of Good Governance of Gemawan Kalbar Pontianak city government has exposed the detail of 2013 Regional Budget (APBD) of Pontianak city publicly in mass media few days ago. Some questions as well as appreciation come up.The question concerning the election of Pontianak Mayor. The expose of budget by city government seemed as imaging to favor the incumbent Sutarmidji.Why there is no expose

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Draft Local Regulation on West Kalimantan province Spatial Planning Doesn’t Show Justice to Natural Resources.

Pontianak (Gemawannews)-Spatial Planning is an absolute reference for development. Law nr.26 of 2007 stated that the spatial planning is guidelines for development, investment, determination of strategic location, and allocation of spatial planning for community. These statements revealed on the Workshop ‘Strategy of Mainstreaming Marginal groups (Men and Women) in the Implementation of West Kalimantan Province Spatial Planning’ held by Lembaga

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THE EFFICIENCY OF BUDGET

Laili Khairnur, the Executive Director of Lembaga Gemawan (Pontianak)-It’s quite shocking and sad knowing that West Kalimantan ranked above Papua in the case of corrupt province. Whereas I assume that Papua’s official is more severe in corruption than West Kalimantan. As I know most of the officials stay in Jakarta more often than Papua, but it turns out that my assumption was wrong all this time. Regarding West Kalimantan’s position in big

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President’s written approval doesn’t have sufficient legal rationality

Pontianak (Monday, 1 October 2012)- Investigation on the regional head who is suspected as corruptor should be immediately implemented since now. As the constitutional court revoked the regulation which requires license from president before investigating the regional head who got caught in the criminal case. The following is an excerpt from an interview with the Manager of Good Governance Division of Lembaga Gemawan, Iskandar: What is your response

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The Pontianak City Government Plays Kemijen Bergerak

Showing the discussion of Regional Administrative Budget Gerakan Sosial Kemijen Bergerak enthusiastically welcomed by hundreds of Pontianak City Government staff, NGOs, and students who has filled the hall of Sultan Syarif Abdurahman (SSA) Pontianak City Government since 9 o’clock in the morning until afternoon, Wed (26/9). This 20 minutes documentary movie tells a story about the role of social control in the development as conducted by government,

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The Role of Civil Society in Monitoring the Regional Government Election

Pontianak (Gemawannews)-Post of election monitoring that consists of several institutions, NGOs, and community based organization held a Focus Group Discussion themed “Optimalization of civil society’s role in monitoring the election of Governor and Vice-governor of West Kalimantan,” on Friday (14/09/12) at Election Supervisory Committee office. Nicodemus Ale, one of source person, explained that the implementation of democracy process shows

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The establishment of KIP is still suspended by Governor.

Pontianak (Gemawannews)- 18 civil society organizations went to provincial legislative council on Tuesday (17/7/12) questioned the establishment of Public Information Commission (KIP) West Kalimantan which is still suspended by Governor. The coalition for Public Information Openness of West Kalimantan is comprised of some NGOs, specifically Jari Borneo Barat, LPS AIR, Lembaga Gemawan, Fakta Kalbar, Up-Link, Link-AR Borneo, LBH PIK, Kontak Rakyat

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