The Study on Flood Prevention Policy Implementation in Jakarta According to Van Metter and Van Horn's Model

Himsar Silaban
2017 International Journal of u- and e- Service, Science and Technology  
This study presents an implementation of flood prevention policy in Jakarta, Indonesia. It is based on the implementation model of Van Metter and Van Horn's public policy. This study uses qualitative approach. The data were collected using literature study, document study, and field observation. The data analysis uses descriptive analysis method. The conclusions of this research are: The implementation of flood prevention policy in Jokowi-Ahok administration is a continuation from the
more » ... from the implementation of flood prevention policy in the previous administration. The continuation of policy implementation in Jokowi-Ahok administration seems to be more prominent because Jokowi-Ahok set their first-year development policy focused on the efforts to overcome some prolonged development problems which are very urgent to be handled, such as flood, puddle, tidal flood, slum areas, and municipal infrastructure. The policy standard and purpose of flood prevention in Jokowi-Ahok administration can be considered quite optimal and comprehensive. Policy resources which include apparatus, facilities and infrastructure, and regulations are sufficiently optimal although there is a shortage in financing resources. Inter-organizational Communication, including horizontal communication, has
doi:10.14257/ijunesst.2017.10.4.09 fatcat:ase74syzhzfoxnh2egarembx6u