A BIT ABOUT LAWU

In that morning, we, me and tia, don’t have a fixed plan. Only one thing that we know, we have to go to some place which has good scenery. Our perspective about good scenery is everything which has relation to nature, not mall, big city, shopping center, etc. Recently, we have new hobby, camping. It is a moderate choice when we don’t have enough time and not strong enough to climb the mountain. At least, when we are camping, we also can breathe the cold air, fresh and clean. At that moment, our tentative plan is camping in Dieng. But then there was a new idea. I don’t know where the idea came from. It was just suddenly appears. And I said to tia, “we are going to climb Lawu”. And tia answered it with a great smile, symbolize she agreed. We also decided to invite some one who wants to climb the mountain. We were calling many our friends. And finally, only one man who accepted our invitation, his name is kelik. We were riding motor cycle to reach Lawu Continue reading “A BIT ABOUT LAWU”

he..he.. entahlah, darimana datangnya ide untuk memasukan hasil notulensi dari lokakarya di Bandung kemaren ke dalam blog ini.  mungkin karena tidak ada ide lagi, tidak ada waktu untuk nulis, atau karena kemampuan menulis yang rendah. entahlah, bukan suatu yang penting untuk didiskusikan.

Catatan (di) Pinggir:

“REVITALISASI TRADISI MUSYAWARAH WARGA DALAM MENDORONG USAHA PENANGGULANGAN KEMISKINAN”

Bandung, 21-25 April 2007

         Lokakarya revitalisasi tradisi musyawarah warga dalam mendorong usaha penanggulangan kemiskinan merupakan kelanjutan dari acara kaukus 17++. Kaukus 17++ adalah NGO pendamping untuk mempromosikan partisipasi ditingkat lokal, dengan demokrasi musyawarah. Kegiatan kali ini merupakan program untuk periode 2006 – 2008. Misinya mengembangkan demokrasi deliberatif dengan semboyan demokrasi lain adalah mungkin, another democracy is possible. Bukan ingin menegasikan demokrasi formal, tapi mengisinya. Kegiatan-kegiatan yang sebelumnya sudah dilakukan, yaitu Pelatihan pro poor budget, pelatihan analisa politik lokal, dan pelatihan DF.

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