Strengthening Institution of Local Communities in Empowerment of Village Communities in Semarang Central Java (Case Study in Muktiharjo Kidul, Pedurungan)
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- Strengthening Local Community Institutions, Community Empowerment, Community Self-reliance Agency, Village Community Empowerment Institution, Family Welfare Empowerment
Local community institutions in community empowerment participate in poverty reduction programs that cover all community / village community empowerment activities. Community empowerment is an effort to restore or increase the empowerment of a community to be able to do according to their dignity and dignity in carrying out their rights and responsibilities as a community of people and citizens. This study aims to determine the role of local community institutions (BKM, LPMK, and PKK) in community empowerment in Muktiharjo Kidul, Pedurungan, Semarang, Central Java. Qualitative research methodology, with primary data (collected directly from respondents) and secondary data (documents or results of activities / research, monographs, development activities). Data collection techniques used Focus Group Discussion (FGD), interviews, documentation. The results of the study show that the role of the Community Self-Help Agency (BKM) shows that it is quite capable and very capable of empowering and developing in the community, Activities that are often followed by revolving BKM loans and contributions that BKM provides are mostly still in the form of energy. The Village Community Empowerment Agency (LPMK) is still not effective, it is still centered on the chairman and there is no coordination between parties. The Family Welfare Empowerment Institution (PKK) has been formed every Neighborhood Group (RT) and reaches as many families as possible through the Dasa Wisma group.
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TY - CONF AU - Widodo Suwarno AU - Suharto AU - Widodo Wahyu PY - 2019/01 DA - 2019/01 TI - Strengthening Institution of Local Communities in Empowerment of Village Communities in Semarang Central Java (Case Study in Muktiharjo Kidul, Pedurungan) BT - Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Education and Social Science Research (ICESRE 2018) PB - Atlantis Press SP - 271 EP - 276 SN - 2352-5398 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/icesre-18.2019.60 DO - 10.2991/icesre-18.2019.60 ID - Suwarno2019/01 ER -