Kampung Bantar, Jambi City


BANTAR is an acronym for Bersih, Aman and Pintar, in English: Clean, Safe and Smart. The objectives of this program are to improve the society’s morale and mutual cooperation, accelerate infrastructure development, reduce development gaps between sub-districts, to improve society’s welfare and economic vitality, and to stimulate and motivate the community to work together in a healthy competitive environment supporting government programs. This program will encourage 1.6.51 villages in Jambi to compete in promoting cleanliness, safety and education in local life as well as creating green settlement areas for the people.

The Kampung Bantar program touches not only social affairs but aslo economics. Sustainability of this program depends on community members who want to make their village clean, secure and smart. This progam is also consistent with a national program for Family Herbs Garden (Tanaman TOGA)
The basic principles of the Bantar Village program are:
1. Participation
2. Benefits
3. Integration
4. Sustainability
5. Partnership
6. Justice/fairness.
7. No one left behind.

The main objective of the Kampung Bantar program is to enhance villages’ environments with clean, healthy and adequate sanitation facilities, liveable housing, adequate public facilities, and generally better social and economic living conditions while maintaining the cooperative spirit of our traditional culture, religion and customs.
The specific goals of the Kampung Bantar Program are to enhance working together spirits and community participation in supporting government programs, and creating the healthy competition among villages to compete to be a clearner, healthier, secure and smarter villages.


1. City Representative People
2. Women’s community empowerment and child protection agency
3. Public Housing Agency
4. Planning Agency
5. Health Agency
6. Environmental Agency
7. Local Enforcement
8. Local Communities
9. Local Privates companies


Local communities (women, children, poor people and elderly)


This program promotes collaboration among communities, the private sector and government. Government provides stimulus funds to the community, the community offers labor and/or extra financial resources, and the private sector participates in local governments development programs through the CSR (Corporate Social Responsible) fund or activities. It has been implemented since 2014, and it covers social, environmental and economics aspect of development including the benefits for marginal people. Since it has been benefited many local communities and it also align with the city 's vision and vision and the achievement of SDG's Goal, the new Bantar Program covers the attainment of SDG 1 No poverty, SDG 3; Good Health and Wellbeing, SDG 6; Clean water and sanitation, SDG 11; Sustainable cities and communities, and SDG 17: Partnership for the Goals.

Additional information

https://kecpasarjambi.jambikota.go.id/kampung-bantar/ https://www.kla.id/launching-kampung-bantar-tangguh-nusantara/ https://youtu.be/1Xy7ii2OQ1E https://youtu.be/tMA-o3MvkJM https://youtu.be/UWJee-4BCi4

Goal 1
End poverty in all its forms everywhere
By 2030, reduce at least by half the proportion of men, women and children of all ages living in poverty in all its dimensions according to national definitions
Implement nationally appropriate social protection systems and measures for all, including floors, and by 2030 achieve substantial coverage of the poor and the vulnerable
By 2030, build the resilience of the poor and those in vulnerable situations and reduce their exposure and vulnerability to climate-related extreme events and other economic, social and environmental shocks and disasters
Goal 3
Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages
By 2030, reduce the global maternal mortality ratio to less than 70 per 100,000 live births
By 2030, end preventable deaths of newborns and children under 5 years of age, with all countries aiming to reduce neonatal mortality to at least as low as 12 per 1,000 live births and under-5 mortality to at least as low as 25 per 1,000 live births
By 2030, reduce by one third premature mortality from non-communicable diseases through prevention and treatment and promote mental health and well-being
Strengthen the prevention and treatment of substance abuse, including narcotic drug abuse and harmful use of alcohol
By 2030, ensure universal access to sexual and reproductive health-care services, including for family planning, information and education, and the integration of reproductive health into national strategies and programmes
Achieve universal health coverage, including financial risk protection, access to quality essential health-care services and access to safe, effective, quality and affordable essential medicines and vaccines for all
Goal 6
Ensure availability and sustainable management of water and sanitation for all
By 2030, achieve universal and equitable access to safe and affordable drinking water for all
By 2030, achieve access to adequate and equitable sanitation and hygiene for all and end open defecation, paying special attention to the needs of women and girls and those in vulnerable situations
By 2030, improve water quality by reducing pollution, eliminating dumping and minimizing release of hazardous chemicals and materials, halving the proportion of untreated wastewater and substantially increasing recycling and safe reuse globally
By 2030, implement integrated water resources management at all levels, including through transboundary cooperation as appropriate
By 2030, expand international cooperation and capacity-building support to developing countries in water- and sanitation-related activities and programmes, including water harvesting, desalination, water efficiency, wastewater treatment, recycling and reuse technologies
Support and strengthen the participation of local communities in improving water and sanitation management
Goal 11
Make cities and human settlements inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable
Goal 17
Strengthen the means of implementation and revitalize the Global Partnership for Sustainable Development
Enhance policy coherence for sustainable development
Encourage and promote effective public, public-private and civil society partnerships, building on the experience and resourcing strategies of partnerships
Mobilize additional financial resources for developing countries from multiple sources
Enhance international support for implementing effective and targeted capacity-building in developing countries to support national plans to implement all the Sustainable Development Goals, including through North-South, South-South and triangular cooperation

Promote inclusive, participatory, responsible and accountable multilevel governance leading to global action
Ensure transparent budgeting to facilitate balanced revenue generation and ensure that government policy balances the long-term needs of citizens and the planet
Ensure the integrity of the justice system and ensure equal access for all citizens.
Involve the scientific-community, civil society and local communities in the policy and decision making
Promote truthful independent and accountable information sources to combat the spread of misinformation, notably in the digital sphere and counter hate speech, threats and violence
Strengthen local finance and rethink fiscal architecture to ensure secure revenue streams for improved planning and investment at the local level
Contribute to the strengthening of multilateralism through a meaningful engagement in global agendas and representation in decision making bodies
Guarantee equal rights and opportunities for all and respect and celebrate diversity.
Foster universal and equitable access to public services (including housing, health, education and participation in political life).  
Promote informed citizen participation in public life and decision-making
Focus on human development with culture, creativity & quality of life
Foster women and girls empowerment and a feminist way of going about politics.
Contribute to citizens’ living in safe, peaceful and violence-free environments, including in domestic settings.
Foster open, accessible and verifiable information and data to promote inclusion, education and communication.
Foster local economic development policies that promote new indicators based on quality of life and well-being rather than on growth and economic performance and connect systems of cities with their surrounding hinterlands.
Empower local communities to play a central role in protecting biodiversity, water, the environment and the planet
Foster urban mobility systems that prioritize the effective and affordable movement of all people
Promote sustainable and inclusive food systems managed by all spheres of government promoting access and quality of food, food security and sovereignty

31 August 2023
31 August 2023
31 August 2023

Financing (in USD)
Cities provide the award in kind of monetary assistance given to the community for their best Kampung Bantar initiatives