SUKABUMI REGENCY - The Ministry of Communication and Information of the Republic of Indonesia Appreciates the West Java Provincial Government for launching Digital Village in Sirnarasa Village, Cikakak District, Sukabumi Regency.
The Minister of Communication and Information of the Republic of Indonesia, Rudiantara, said that with the launch of Digital Village it was hoped that it would bring changes to the local village community.
"Later it will be a new civilization, which is provided by internet access which is termed a toll road, and the important thing is that it passes through the toll road, the car, the truck, is called content," he said.
According to Rudiantara, with the free internet network, the community will get the convenience in promoting its territory to the outside world, both in terms of culture, tourism and local economic outcomes.
"With internet access, villages can be viral like in Kuningan, there are many ways to get viral," said Rudiantara, in the Launching of Digital Village in Sirnarasa Village, Cikakak District, Sukabumi Regency, Sunday (14/04).
Rudiantara stated that the existence of science and technology, especially those related to internet networks, especially in rural areas, could not be avoided and certainly would have positive and negative impacts on them.
"To counteract the negative impact of the internet network and people's convenience in accessing existing content, it has collaborated with 15,000 ICT volunteers, having various tasks, one of which is providing education and understanding to the public to be able to filter content negative, "he said. (Parno)