Decentralization And International Cooperation (Sister City : Opportunities for promoting the local)

Broto, Mani Festati and Susanti, (2014) Decentralization And International Cooperation (Sister City : Opportunities for promoting the local). Jurnal Administrasi Pemerintahan Daerah, VI (2). pp. 164-174. ISSN 1829-5193


Download (6MB) | Preview


The practices of sister cities framework enhances local governments capacity in dealing with international parties. The implementation of decentralization has maximized public participation and also embark innovation for competition for local government in conducting international cooperation. However, regional governments has no authority to sign international treaties, agreements, or MOU (Memorandum of Understanding), this is due to the principles of conferral, subsidiarity and proportionality in conducting international cooperation and in the framework of coordination and supervision with the central government (MoHA). Nevertheless, possibility of local government to international cooperation is stated with the approval (Art 42 of Law 32/2004) from the local parliament in the plan of cooperation between regional/local government with third parties (international treaties). The importance of this issues is in line with realization of the 2015 ASEAN Economic community.

Item Type: Article
Additional Information (ID): L0073-19.pdf
Uncontrolled Keywords: sister cities, decentralization, international cooperation
Subjects: 300 Social Science > 320-329 Political and Government Science (Ilmu Politik dan Pemerintahan) > 327.598 Foreign Relations of Indonesia (Politik Luar Negeri Indonesia)
300 Social Science > 340-349 Law (Ilmu Hukum) > 341.7 International Cooperation (Kerjasama Internasional)
Divisions: Koleksi Digital > Artikel
Depositing User: CR Cherrie Rachman
Date Deposited: 06 Sep 2019 07:12
Last Modified: 06 Sep 2019 07:12

Actions (login required)

View Item View Item