COMMUNITY AND VILLAGE EMPOWERMENT INNOVATION IN LEBAK REGENCY (Study in Lebak Regency, Banten Province)

Authors

  • Rusito Sekolah Tinggi Ilmu Administrasi Banten

Keywords:

innovation, empowerment, community village

Abstract

New regulations based on Law No. 6/2014 concerning villages gives great village authority and budget, for that in village empowerment an innovative way must be sought so that the real purpose of community empowerment is to accelerate independent villages for the welfare of the village community. Since 2015, there have been many innovations created
by Lebak Regency DPMD, but the innovation has not yet run effectively. The purpose of this paper is to gain an understanding that the product of innovation that has been born in village empowerment in Lebak Regency, Banten Province, has been able to provide benefits, solutions to problem solving, sustainability and harmonization between agencies. The mindset used is the thought of Utomo (2017: 25) that innovation must be useful, provide solutions, be sustainable and compatible. The conclusion of this paper is that in the context of village empowerment there have been
many innovation products that have been created and have met the criteria as innovative products, namely the results of innovations that have been produced have a positive impact or have benefits, existing change initiatives provide solutions to problems,continuous innovations , existing innovations have compatibility.

Published

01-01-2019