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Abstract

‘Citarum Harum’ is a program to restore the Citarum River. The problem of waste and sewage and the existence of the strategic Citarum River by splitting West Java Province are very supportive of economic growth, especially labour-intensive industries that can absorb a lot of labour into serious problems. Citarum, which is known as one of the dirtiest rivers in the world, urges the government to immediately issue regulations to start the restoration of the Citarum River Basin (DAS Citarum). Citarum watershed pollution and damage mitigation measures in an integrated strategic pace for control and law enforcement that integrate authority between government agencies and stakeholders related to Citarum watershed recovery based on Presidential Regulation No. 15 of 2018 concerning Acceleration of Pollution and Damage Control in the Citarum River Basin. Various steps and methods were taken to restore the Citarum watershed, as well as communication and coordination of the central government with various related parties such as the Environmental Service Office (DLH) of the West Java Provincial Government and Kodam III Siliwangi to be enhanced to immediately realize Harum Citarum.

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Citarum River DAS Citarum DLH Kodam III Siliwangi

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Author Biographies

Abdul Malik Sadat Idris, Ministry of National Development Planning

Abdul Malik Sadat Idris is the Director of Water Resources and Irrigation, Ministry of National Development Planning (Kementerian PPN/Bappenas), Jakarta, Indonesia

Angga Sukmara Christian Permadi, Ministry of National Development Planning

Angga Sukmara Christian Permadi is a staff member of Flood Management in Selected River Basin (FRSMB), Directorate of Water Resources and Irrigation, Ministry of National Development Planning (Kementerian PPN/Bappenas), Jakarta, Indonesia

Aozora Insan Kamil, Ministry of National Development Planning

Aozora Insan Kamil is a Junior Expert in Water Resources, Citarum Harum Strategic Coordination Team, Directorate of Water Resources and Irrigation, Ministry of National Development Planning (Kementerian PPN/Bappenas), Jakarta, Indonesia

Bintang Rahmat Wananda, Ministry of National Development Planning

Bintang Rahmat Wananda is a Planner Staff, Directorate of Water Resources and Irrigation, Ministry of National Development Planning (Kementerian PPN/Bappenas), Jakarta, Indonesia.

Aditya Riski Taufani, Ministry of National Development Planning

Aditya Riski Taufani is a Planner Staff, Directorate of Water Resources and Irrigation, Ministry of National Development Planning (Kementerian PPN/Bappenas), Jakarta, Indonesia.

How to Cite
Abdul Malik Sadat Idris, Permadi, A. S. C., Aozora Insan Kamil, Bintang Rahmat Wananda, & Aditya Riski Taufani. (2019). Citarum Harum Project: A Restoration Model of River Basin. The Indonesian Journal of Development Planning, 3(3), 310-324. https://doi.org/10.36574/jpp.v3i3.85

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