BANDUNG-Ahead of the 2019 National Islamic Boarding School Inter-School and Sports Week (POSPENAS) in West Java, the Directorate of Early Education and Islamic Boarding Schools Directorate General of Islamic Education Ministry of Religion of the Republic of Indonesia held a Coordination Meeting on the preparation of POSPENAS 8 2019 at the Holiday Inn Pasteur Hotel Bandung, Thursday (8/29).
Head of Islamic Education Division of the Ministry of Religion of the Regional Office of West Java Province, Dr. H. Mohamad Athoillah, M.Ag. in his speech said, initially the one appointed to be the organizer of POSPENAS 8 was Bengkulu. But for one reason or another, finally West Java Province became the organizer.
"Thank you to the Governor of West Java for giving special attention to this POSPENAS event," he said.
Meanwhile, West Java Administrative Assistant, Dudi Sudrajat Abdurrachim, stated the readiness of West Java Province to host the 8th POSPENAS in 2019. Some Regional Apparatus that are ready to assist the implementation include Dispora, which will help prepare the sports branch venue, and also Diskominfo which will help in terms of providing access points and media centers.
Dudi stated that the purpose of holding this coordination meeting was to coordinate the preparation of the implementation, find solutions to the problems that still exist, and make a joint commitment to the readiness for the implementation of the activities.
"The implementation of POSPENAS 8 West Java must be successful in all respects, successful achievements, successful implementation, democratic economic success, and administrative success," he said.
West Java itself is ready to support the implementation of POSPENAS, especially in financing at the Opening Ceremony, Closing Ceremony, Welcome Party, as well as free use of all facilities and infrastructure in the Arcamanic sports complex.
The coordination meeting was officially opened by the Deputy Assistant for Religious Development, Religious and Religious Education of the Coordinating Ministry for PMK, drs. Sahlan, M.Sc.
Furthermore, there will be a direct visit to sports competition venues in the Arcamanik area, as well as art competition venues at UIN Sunan Gunung Djati on Friday (30/8).