BANDUNG-Rector of Bogor Agricultural Institute (IPB), Heri Suhardiyono representing the rectors in the Anti-Radicalism Declaration in universities stated if efforts against radicalism must be done starting from educational institutions, one of them is university level.
"A number of reflective activities, declaration and others have been done to face radicalism and improve understanding of Pancasila, 1945 Constitution and Bhinneka Tunggal Ika. And this will continue to do, "he said, Friday (14/7).
He insisted that radicalism should be prevented early so as not to disturb the course of education on campus in particular and the nation in general that disturb the sovereignty of the State.
He asserted that all campus residents have committed to take an active role in preventing the activities of radicalism.
"The campus task are the dedication to the community, providing understanding to the community about Pancasila and the diversity that actually makes it strong. Rekindle the spirit of Bhinneka Tunggal Ika from the campus, "he said.
He continued, the quality of national education, especially universities should continue to be improved as well as the results of research that leads to prevent the occurrence of radicalism in the campus environment. Jo