Social and Community Development Aspects

Policy [103-1] [103-2]

The Company strives to support the socio-economic development and empowerment of the communities around the operational areas of the Company and subsidiaries.

One of the efforts made by the Company to empower the communities around the operational areas of the Company and subsidiaries is by organizing the EDP and PTPL programs, where by the end of the education programs the graduates of EDP and PTPL programs are placed on the projects of the Company and subsidiaries. In 2020, the Company also organized ODP program, where by the end of the education program, the ODP graduates are placed in the fields of operations, law, finance, and engineering in the operational areas of the Company and subsidiaries. Information regarding EDP, PTPL, and ODP programs can be seen in the Company Profile section, Human Resources sub-section.

Other forms of support from the Company and subsidiaries for the socio-economic development of the communities are carried out by implementing community involvement programs in providing catering for the Company’s employees, constructing and/or repairing social facilities and infrastructure, as well as providing educational and religious donations.

During the Covid-19 pandemic in 2020, the Company and subsidiaries have been actively providing medical personal protective equipment, medical equipment, multivitamins, food, and basic food aid for prevention and control of the spread and transmission of Covid-19 for the local communities around the operational  areas of the Company and subsidiaries.

Through these programs, the Company hopes to give a positive impact, directly or indirectly, on the welfare of the communities and thus create a harmonious relationship with the communities around the operational areas of the Company and subsidiaries on an ongoing basis.

Throughout 2020, the Company and subsidiaries did not receive reports of indications of violations related to significant social and community problems.

Programs

The followings are several plans and realization of CSR programs related to social and community development aspect that had been implemented in 2020, compared to the realization of the 2019 and 2018 CSR programs:

Education

Plans in 2020
Program Realization in 2020
Training of Prospective Local Workers
  • In 2020, the Company and subsidiaries conducted trainings for 19 persons in the EDP program and 6 persons in the ODP program.
  • In 2020, BIB, a subsidiary, provided a 3-month graphic design certification course at the Community Learning Center to 3 persons from Karang Indah Village, Mekarjaya Village, and Banjarsari Village, Angsana District, Tanah Bumbu Regency, South Kalimantan.
  • In 2020, BIB, a subsidiary, provided a 3-month agriculture and animal husbandry certification course at the Community Learning Centre to 3 persons from 3 villages namely,Sumber Baru Village, Angsana District, Tanah Bumbu Regency; Mangkalapi Village, Kusan Hulu District, Tanah Bumbu Regency; and Binjai Village, Muara Uya District, Tabalong Regency, in South Kalimantan.
  • In 2020, BIB, a subsidiary, collaborated with Lembaga Rumah Pintar, provided 12-months extracurricular activities for senior high school students in Angsana Village, Angsana District, Tanah Bumbu Regency, South Kalimantan, to learn basic reading and conversational English and basic computer skills.
Establishment of the Floating Library
  • In February 2020, PT DSSP Power Kendari, a subsidiary, had completed the construction and inaugurated the “Panre Dilao” Floating Library in Wawatu Village, North Moramo District, South Konawe Regency, Southeast Sulawesi.
Educational Scholarship Distribution
  • On September 11, 2020, the Company and subsidiaries provided scholarships to the children of the employees of the Company and subsidiaries.
Provision of Learning Facilities
  • In 2020, BIB, a subsidiary, donated 3 computer units to Lembaga Rumah Pintar to facilitate computer lessons in Angsana Village, Angsana District, Tanah Bumbu Regency, South Kalimantan.
  • In 2020, BIB, a subsidiary, provided 3 units of water refilling machines to educate the high school students how to start and run a water refilling business. This entrepreneurship program is in collaboration with SMP Negeri 2 Sungai Loban, MTS Nurul Hidayah and the Islamic boarding school Daarl Ishlah Assya Fi’iyyah Sungai Lobon in Sungai Loban District, Tanah Bumbu Regency, South Kalimantan.

Sponsorship
  • In 2020, the Company participated as a sponsor in an online conference of “International Conference on Engineering and Information Technology for Sustainable Industry 2020 (ICONETSI 2020)” held by Swiss German University on September 28-29, 2020.

Micro Business

Plans in 2020
Program Realization in 2020
Community Empowerment
  • In 2020, BIB, a subsidiary, provided training for mushroom farming to villagers from 19 villages in BIB’s operational area in South Kalimantan.
    In 2020, BIB, a subsidiary, provided the initial capital to mushroom farmers in Mekarjaya Village, Angsana District and Mustika Village, Kuranji District in Tanah Bumbu Regency, South Kalimantan.
  • In 2020, the Company through subsidiary, provided training to 28 agents and villagers from 19 villages in BIB’s operational area in South Kalimantan. The trainings include fisheries, agriculture, animal husbandry, graphics design, composting, home industry, marketing through online market, and hygienic food processing techniques.
  • In 2020, BIB, a subsidiary, In collaboration with a third party fisheries, provided training and initial capital to villagers from 4 villages in BIB’s operational area in South Kalimantan to learn fish cultivation, spawning and making of fish seed feed.
Local Community Engagement
  • In 2020, the Company provided business opportunities involving local catering entrepreneurs and provided job opportunities for more than 45 residents to provide catering services in 3 IPP PLTU locations (South Sumatra, Central Kalimantan and Kendari).

Health

Plans in 2020
Program Realization in 2020
Prevention and Control of the Spread of Covid-19
  • On July 1, 2020, PT SKS Listrik Kalimantan, a subsidiary, provided food and multivitamins for paramedic in Doris Sylvanus Palangkaraya Hospital, Central Kalimantan.
  • In 2020, BIB, a subsidiary, in collaboration with the District Health Office, the District and Provincial Task Force and Tirta Medical Centre, provided Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) equipment and 2,000 test kits that allow detection of Covid-19 within 36 hours.
  • In 2020, the Company and subsidiaries actively provided and distributed masks to communities around the operational areas of the Company and subsidiaries in order to prevent the spread and transmission of Covid-19.
  • On April 2020, PT DSSP Power Kendari, a subsidiary, provided basic food aid to residents affected by Covid-19 in Tanjung Tiram Village, North Moramo District, South Konawe Regency, Southeast Sulawesi.

Medical and/or Health Counseling Activities
  • On January 12, 2020, PT DSSP Power Sumsel, a subsidiary, provided free medical assistance for elderly and toddlers in Marga Village, Kaliberau Village, and Mendis Village, Bayung Lencir District, Musi Banyuasin Regency, South Sumatra.
Assistance for Health Facility Construction
  • On March 11, 2020, the Company provided building materials for the construction of integrated health center at Gorowong Kaum Village, Adiarsa Timur, Karawang.
  • In April 2020, BIB, a subsidiary, completed the construction and has inaugurated the public health center in Karang Indah Village, Angsana District, Tanah Bumbu Regency, South Sulawesi.

Socio-Culture

Plans in 2020
Program Realization in 2020
Independence Day Celebration
  • On August 17, 2020, PT DSSP Power Sumsel, a subsidiary, provided social funds in the commemoration of the 75th Independence Day of Indonesia in several villages in Bayung Lencir District, Musi Banyuasin Regency, South Sumatra.
Religious Day Celebration
  • On May 12, 2020, PT DSSP Power Sumsel, a subsidiary, provided basic food aid to underprivileged households ahead of Eid Al-Fitr in several villages in Bayung Lencir District, Musi Banyuasin Regency, South Sumatra.
  • On March 16, 2020, PT DSSP Power Sumsel, a subsidiary, provided financial assistance in the celebration of Isra Miraj to several villages in Bayung Lencir District, Musi Banyuasin Regency, South Sumatra.
  • In May 2020, PT DSSP Power Kendari, a subsidiary, provided assistance in the form of Al-Quran and prayer mats for ArRahman mosque in Dusun IV, Wawatu Village, North Moramo District, South Konawe Regency, Southeast Sulawesi.
  • On October 21, 2020, PT DSSP Power Sumsel, a subsidiary, provided financial assistance in the celebration of Mawlid of Prophet Muhammad SAW to several villages in Bayung Lencir District, Musi Banyuasin Regency, South Sumatra.
  • On December 16, 2020, PT SKS Listrik Kalimantan, a subsidiary, provided financial assistance for Christmas celebration in Rungan District, Gunung Mas Regency, Central Kalimantan.
  • In July and August 2020, in the celebration of Eid Al-Adha, the Company and subsidiaries distributed qurban to the local communities around the operational areas of the Company and subsidiaries in Banten, West Java, South Sumatra, and Southeast Sulawesi.

Sport Activities
  • On November 18, 2020, the Company provided financial assistance for soccer tournament in East Adiarsa Village, Karawang.

Infrastructure [203-1]

Plans in 2020
Program Realization in 2020
  • Building and Infrastructure
  • On August 7, 2020, PT DSSP Power Sumsel, a subsidiary, provided air conditioner for the district office of Bayung Lencir, South Sumatra.
  • In 2020, BIB, a subsidiary, collaborated with the Local Government-Owned Water Utility (PDAM) to convert BIB mine voids in Banjarsari Village and Mekarjaya Village, Angsana District, Tanah Bumbu Regency, South Kalimantan, containing pit lake water and other sources of water such as rainwater into clean water facilities for around 1,050 households in 3 villages for commercially viable projects such as tourism, fish farming, tree farming and horticulture.
  • On November 5, 2020, the Company provided Air Conditioner (AC) for At-Taqwa mosque in East Adiarsa Village, East Karawang District, Karawang Regency, West Java.

Installation of New Electrical Connections
  • On December 2, 2020, the Company provided financial assistance for the electricity installation of houses in disadvantaged, outermost, and frontier areas (3T) in West Java.
Distribution of Bricks and Paving Blocks
  • In 2020, PT DSSP Power Sumsel, a subsidiary, provided around 37,200 bricks and paving blocks for the construction and/or repair of infrastructure in several villages in Bayung Lencir District, Musi Banyuasin Regency, South Sumatra.

In 2020, for the implementation of CSR programs that involved the community in education, the Company was awarded the Top CSR Awards 2020 #Star 4 and Mr. L. Krisnan Cahya as the President Director of the Company received the Top Leader award on CSR Commitment 2020 Award, organized by Top Business Magazine. In social and community, BIB, a subsidiary, also received award for the Grand Apresiasi Kedua category at the Indonesian CSR Awards 2020 Social Investment & Sustainable Development from Corporate Forum for Community Development. [102-12]