EVALUASI PENERAPAN MoU PEMERINTAH KOTA JAYAPURA DAN PEMERINTAH KOTA VANIMO TERKAIT KERJASAMA SISTER CITY
This research aims to find out Evaluation of the Application of the MoU of the Jayapura City Government and the Vanimo City Government Regarding Sister City Cooperation. Jayapura City is an Indonesian border area adjacent to Vanimo City in the neighboring country of Papua New Guinea. Therefore this Sister City collaboration will be very good for the advancement of the two cities in the future not only in terms of human resources but the abundant natural wealth of the two regions.
This study uses case studies methods or case studies. The data sources used are primary data types obtained from the first source in the form of interviews, while from the second source in the form of journals, books as references, and various data from the internet, the data will be analyzed using qualitative data analysis techniques. The thinking framework used is the Concept of Cooperation, the Sister City Concept and the Concept of National Interest.
The results of the author's research on Sister City Cooperation, where in its development this collaboration has entered its third year of implementation, it is necessary to review the extent of its application. Whether this has been effective for the development of the two cities or just limited to the signing of the MoU without any definite sustainability from the realization of the Sister City of Jayapura City and Vanimo.