EFFECTIVENESS OF SISTER PROVINCE BETWEEN WEST JAVA AND CHONGQING IN THE TOURISM SECTOR
Keywords:Tourism, multitrack diplomacy, sister provinces
The form of diplomacy that is also carried out by local governments is part of multitrack diplomacy. Local governments as subnational entities are given the opportunity to carry out partnerships with partners abroad as part of supporting central government diplomacy. The most important goal of implementing sister province is actually to realize the welfare of society. Therefore, there is a need for full planning in order to maximize the benefits of a partnership. This paper uses qualitative research methods and secondary data sources obtained through library research. The purpose of this paper is to identify the factors that increase the effectiveness of sister provinces conducted by West Java and Chongqing. These factors are open discussion, problem analysis, agreement on strategies, objectives & results, joint steps in implementation, regular contacts, reporting, joint review of partnership progress and priority arrangement, also joint monitoring and evaluation.