Diponegoro University (Undip) and Regional Government of Central Bangka Regency signed a memorandum of understanding at Rectorate Hall of Undip, Tembalang, Semarang, Friday (March 9, 2018).
The agreement is signed by Undip Rector Prof. Yos Johan Utama and Regent of Central Bangka Dr. Ir. H. Ibnu Saleh, M.M. It includes education, research, development, and community service in Central Bangka Regency.
In his speech, Rector Undip Prof.Yos Johan Utama said that after reached its status as PTN-BH (Legal Entity State University), Undip is growing fast. “Now, we need to expand our collaboration with other institutions,” Rector said.
Rector hopes the collaboration with Regional Government of Central Bangka Regency will have mutual benefits and useful for the two parties.
Regent of Central Bangka Dr. Ir. H. Ibnu Saleh, M.M. explained, obbjectives of the agreement are to develop all of potentials in education, research, planning, and community service in Central Bangka Regency. “So, it can support the sustainable development process and have benefit for Central Bangka people,” he said.
“Scope of this collaboration includes organizing cooperation of education, research, training to human resource, seminar and workshop; organizing community service program; organizing cooperation of community mentoring and community servicing; organizing cooperation of management and expert consultancy; and planning and research of spatial planning, housing and settlement, transportation, social and cultural events, and managerial development,” he said.