The Vice Chairman of DPD RI, Nono Sampono, Signed an Action Plan with the Senate of the Russian Federation


Jakarta, dpd.go.id - DPD RI through a delegation led by Vice Chairman of DPD RI, Nono Sampono, signed a Collective Action Plan with the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation represented by the Chairman of the Cooperation Group between the Federal Senate Assembly of the Federation Russia, L. Gumerova (10/12).

The signing of the Action Plan is a follow-up or concrete implementation of the cooperation program from the MoU signed on November 12, 2014 by the Chairman of DPD RI, Oesman Sapta, and the Federation of Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation. In the signing of the Action Plan, the two Supreme Leaders of the Senate seemed very friendly and the enthusiasm to follow up on the parliamentary cooperation was immediately in a very good and familiar atmosphere

"The short points of the Action Plan are the scope of official delegation exchanges, deepening of the Bill and Legislation, sister city, sister province, development of investment and regional potential, strengthening cooperation between delegations of the two countries, supporting the expansion of cooperation in the economic sector, and culture and education and other fields, "said Nono Sampono.

According to him, the memorandum of cooperation signed between the DPD and the Russian Senate is expected to contribute to the Indonesian and Russian countries. Nono Sampono hopee that in the future there will be cooperation with the stronger Russian Parliament. Cooperation is expected to be established in the fields of economy, trade, industry, investment and culture. Including continuation of cooperation in the field of railroad construction, nuclear technology, with certain terms and conditions according to policies, and opportunities in the fields of tourism, fisheries, maritime and aluminum mines.

"This is an international momentum for the diplomacy of the parliament or DPD RI in Indonesia with the Senate of the Russian Federation. The results of this international collaboration will make Indonesian people be very proud because this cooperation will be very beneficial for development in the region, "said Nono.

On this occasion, Vice Chairman of DPD RI, Nono Sampono, also had the opportunity to deliver a speech at the International Parliament Conference with the theme "The Role of Parliaments in Today's World. The Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation - 25 Years on the Path of Multidimensional Development ".

Nono Sampono in his speech argued the importance of the role of parliament in a country to fight for development in the region, because it was in accordance with the aspirations of the regional community. The DPD RI has always worked based on the aspirations of the people in the regions.

"The DPD RI carries out three functions of the parliamentary role, namely as an institution that provides political support, then provides a legal umbrella for the foundation of its activities, and DPD RI's functions as supervision of the Executive," he said.

Nono also explained that parliamentary diplomacy in Indonesia was free and active. Where the parliament in Indonesia prioritizes the struggle of regional aspirations and the interests of the regional people. Therefore, the parliament in Indonesia, especially DPD RI, is ready to establish mutually beneficial cooperation between the parliament or senate for the welfare of the development of the Indonesian people.

"Indonesia which adopts a semi-bicameral system consisting of 34 provincial Senators and more than 250 million Indonesian people, is very ready to establish bilateral and multilateral cooperation in several sectors in a very friendly manner. And continue the economic and cultural cooperation program that has been established so far between Indonesia and Russia, "said this Senator of Maluku Province.



11 Desember 2018