BOGOR - A number of young national figures met in the Indonesian Presidential Museum, Balai Kirti, Bogor City, Wednesday (05/15/2019) night. The closed meeting discussed a number of topics, including national development.
The initiator of the meeting, Bogor Mayor Bima Arya, said that political background was not an excuse for not making friends. He also mentioned that all the young national figures present, one of which was West Java Governor Ridwan Kamil, agreed to spread the spirit of unity.
"We love Indonesia, we discuss how to build Indonesia in peaceful ways. Second, we discuss the condition of the homeland after the presidential election, so that all the processes we respect. Give a place in the legal corridor, while we strengthen friendship, "he said.
Besides the host and Ridwan Kamil, there was also the Central Java Governor Ganjar Pranowo, East Java Deputy Governor Emil Dardak, NTB Governor Zulkieflimansyah, South Sulawesi Governor Nurdin Abdullah, South Tangerang Mayor Airin Rachmi Diany, and Banyuwangi Regent Abdullah Azwar Anas.
In addition to a series of regional heads, Wahid Foundation Director Yenny Wahid was also present, and Executive Director of The Yudhoyono Institute Agus Harimurti Yudhoyono.
According to Bima Arya, the meeting was shrouded in a relaxed atmosphere. The biggest topic discussed, he said, was a matter of unity and the fate of the Indonesian people in the hands of the younger generation. The meeting aimed to narrow the divisions of space in each region.
"For the sake of a better Indonesia and Jaya in time," he said.
Meanwhile, Emil - as Ridwan Kamil was called - stated that the foundation of the meeting of the young figures was the same 'anxiety'. In other words, there is the same concern about the spaces of division in the lives of people.
Therefore, Emil hopes that there will be a soothing or space information space that spreads positive information to cool the public. "The people are a reflection of their leaders, the leader is the voice of the people," he said.
Harmony is a great mission brought home by young national figures. Because with harmony, conducivity which is the main capital for the advancement of a nation will be maintained.
Emil also hopes that there will be a moment of democracy that can be a moment of friendship. Which is where the people can convey their hopes, as well as a space to maintain friendship for a better, present and future.