Compact Neighbourhoods for Jakarta's
Rapat Tetangga is a study to determine the needs and characteristics in creating a residential environment that is integrated (compact), self-sufficient and resilient, while still considering aspects of the quality of dialogue between residents.
Taken from the word 'Rapat' (compact/meeting) and 'Tetangga' (Neighbours/Neighbourhood).
So the word 'Rapat' in a meeting of neighbours can have 2 meanings:
real meetings which in which dialogue is exchanged
or the idea of solidarity and togetherness.
Pesakih, Jakarta Barat
This research was driven by the adoption of new habits that occurred during the pandemic:
People trying to recenter their lifestyle around fulfilling their primary needs locally
Sehingga, kata ‘Rapat’ dalam Rapat Tetangga bisa mengandung 2 arti:
Rapat (meeting) yang mengandung makna dialog;
Rapat (compact) yang mengandung makna padat.