Armfalcon.com, JAKARTA — Deputy for Economics of the National Development Planning Agency (Bappenas) Amalia Adininggar Widyasanti stated that transformation efforts are needed to realize Indonesia Gold 2045. This statement was conveyed at the ‘Public Consultation in the Context of Compilation of the RPJPN (National Long Term Development Plan) 2025-2045’ which monitored virtually, Jakarta, Friday (19/5/2023).
“What we want to instill and emphasize in the initial draft of the 2025-2045 RPJPN is that reform is not enough. Not only can we be satisfied with our reform efforts, but we must move forward with more transformative efforts because to realize the Golden Indonesia 2045, the transformation effort This is what is needed, not just reform efforts,” he said.
As is well known, the 2025-2045 RPJPN is the direction and aspiration to realize a Golden Indonesia 2045. In preparing the initial draft of the 2025-2045 RPJPN, he continued, the first factor to be considered was the global megatrend because the government must be observant and capture the increasing global challenges in the future. complex because changes occur very quickly in various fields.
“For example, how can we adapt to the speed of technological development, then infrastructure development must be more environmentally friendly, and also how can our future policies also continue to prioritize policies that are adaptive, pro-environmental and not business as usual,” he said.
As a transformation effort, he explained a number of basic assets for development that Indonesia has from natural and non-natural resources.
The first basic capital is a large population considering that we are currently entering the era of demographic bonuses. In 2045, Indonesia’s population is estimated to be 324 million and will occupy the 6th largest position in the world.
“It is hoped that this era of demographic bonuses will truly be a bonus, not a burden for our nation. Therefore, how can we encourage this demographic bonus to become a more productive society, make a major contribution to accelerating growth, and increasing the welfare of our people, said Amalia.
In addition, Indonesia’s capital is socio-cultural capital such as mutual cooperation, kinship, and social solidarity. The human capital owned includes prosperous and adaptive human resources.
Indonesia is also abundant in natural and maritime wealth as a very important development capital. “Our natural wealth consists of various resources that we own, both forests and minerals, biodiversity, as well as maritime wealth with geographical location and the characteristics of the area where we are in the three ALKI / Indonesian Archipelagic Sea Channels (geographical location capital) that can be we will make optimal use of it,” said the Deputy for Economics of Bappenas.
source : Between