Strengthening village apparatus capacity in village development in Air Periukan Village, Seluma District, Bengkulu Province, Indonesia Review the case of Village Companion Contributions in Village Fund Management

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Titi Darmi Sri Ekowati


This article describes the Village Companion (PD) contribution for the management of the Village Fund in order to achieve village development goals. The study was conducted in Air Periukan Village, Seluma District, Bengkulu Province, Indonesia. This study is very interesting to study because Desa Air Periukan has a very good development of rural development compared to other villages. The position of the village 4 years ago in the village category was very lagging behind. However, in 2018 Air Periukan village is in the category of Developing Villages and is able to manage village potential to the full. The data sources in this study are secondary data and primary data. The research informants were 5 village apparatus, 2 village facilitators and 5 community members who accidentally met at the time of the study. The results showed that the existence of village facilitators contributed to the management of village funds. Village Facilitators are able to empower the community so that the Village Apparatus is able to carry out development planning in accordance with community needs sourced from the Village Fund.

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DARMI, Titi; EKOWATI, Sri. Strengthening village apparatus capacity in village development in Air Periukan Village, Seluma District, Bengkulu Province, Indonesia. Economics, Management and Sustainability, [S.l.], v. 5, n. 1, p. 68-74, apr. 2020. ISSN 2520-6303. Available at: <>. Date accessed: 01 dec. 2020. doi:


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