RURAL COMMUNITY EMPOWERMENT PROGRAM (RCEP)

BACKGROUND

RCEP implementation involves various levels of society, especially in rural areas. It is a program that focus on strengthening the institutional of JKKK / JKKKP, recognition of high performance village, the creation of a regular exercise program according to the level of achievement and performance in a systematic monitoring mechanism in the actuator, the county and the state.

 

2017 ACTIVITIES

Various programs have been implemented in 2017 accordance with the policies and strategies of human capital development in rural areas. Among the programs implemented are as follows:

 

ANUGERAH DESA PERDANA 2017 COMPETITION

In 2017, the Village Community Division with the cooperation of the agencies under the Ministry Of Rural Development  and other Government Agencies has successfully organized a prestigious village competition – Anugerah Desa Perdana (ADP). The implementation of this competition is in line with the government’s aspiration to develop the rural areas and to produce a high-performance villages.

The competition consists of three main categories – Traditional Village, Orang Asli Village and Longhouse (Sarawak). The competition starts from the District / Zone / Divisions level where the winner of each District / Zone / Divisions will compete at the state level and the winner of the state level will represent their respective states competing at the national level.

The highlights of the event was the ADP Prize Awarding Ceremony in 2017 together with the JKKK / P / OA Assembly at the Tuan Razak Hall 1, Putra World Trade Center, Kuala Lumpur on 22nd August 2017 where it was officiated by the Prime Minister.

 

ANUGERAH DESA PERDANA NATIONAL AWARD 2017 WINNERS

 

ANUGERAH DESA PERDANA 2017 NATIONAL AWARDS CEREMONY, 22 AUGUST 2017, PWTC

The arrival of Minister of Rural and Regional Development was warmly welcomed by the villagers

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Prime Minister’s arrival to ADP 2017 National Award Ceremony

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Speech by YB Dato’ Sri Ismail Sabri bin Yaakob,

Minister of Rural and Regional Development

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Keynote Address by the Prime Minister, YAB Dato ‘Sri Mohd Najib bin Tun Haji Abdul Razak

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Representative of Kampung Baru Kemasik as the winner of Traditional Village Category

received a cash prize of RM700,000.00 and a trophy from the Prime Minister

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Representative from Rumah Bangau, Ng Sut, Kapit with

Deputy Minister I, KKLW and Secretary General of KKLW

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The people of Orang Asli from Kampung Pengkalan Tereh posed with the

cash prize of RM150,000.00 as the winner of Orang Asli Village Category