Indonesian President Joko Widodo leads the inauguration of Gerakan Pramuka’s new commissioners
JAKARTA, Indonesia – President Joko Widodo of the Republic of Indonesia and Chief Scout of Gerakan Pramuka led the inauguration of its new set of commissioners at the Presidential Place Complex in Jakarta on Thursday, December 27. The Chief Scout signed a Presidential Decree confirming the appointment of Gerakan Pramuka’s commissioners for the term 2018-2023.
Gerakan Pramuka will be led by its new Chairperson and Chief Commissioner, Police Commissioner General (Retired) Drs. H. Budi Waseso. He will be assisted by 11 vice chairpersons who will also serve as head of each designated commission in the National Scout Organization. Each commission is composed of nine members who work together to achieve the NSO’s overall strategic objectives. The vice chairpersons include: Jana T. Anggadiredja (Planning and Development), Supriyadi (Youth Programme), Suyatno (Adults in Scouting), Chairul Huda (Governance), Yulius (Financial Resources), Dede Yusuf M. Effendi (Domestic/Local Cooperation), Ahmad Rusdi (International Cooperation), Berthold DH Sinaulan (Communication and Information), GKR Mangkubumi (Community Development), Kingkin Suroso (Special Units), and Hasto Pratisto Yuwono (Defend the Country).
In his address, Gerakan Pramuka’s Budi Waseso shared ten working programmes for his term - “Dasa Karya Gerakan Pramuka.” The programmes are a set of institutional goals that he wants to be realised in the entire NSO – revitalisation of the organisation, development of training and research centres, strengthening public relations and Scouting’s image, development of an integrated and modern camping grounds, transparency and good governance at all levels, Scouts as the agent of change for better communities, creative and innovative Scouts, entrepreneurship, community development, and playing an active role in the global community.
Waseso was selected as the new Chief Commissioner of Gerakan Pramuka during its National Congress in Kendari, South East Sulawesi in September 2018. He replaced the former Chief Commissioner, Dr. Adhyaksa Dault, SH who served from 2013 to 2018. (With reports from Berthold Sinaulan, Gerakan Pramuka)
Waseso was selected as the new Chief Commissioner of Gerakan Pramuka during its National Congress in Kendari, South East Sulawesi in September 2018. He replaced the former Chief Commissioner, Dr. Adhyaksa Dault, SH who served from 2013 to 2018. (With reports from Berthold Sinaulan, Gerakan Pramuka).
Photo (c) Office of the President, Republic of Indonesia