Women Empowerment to Support Families Economy in Sukamukti Ciamis Indonesia
Nuning Kurniasih, Pawit M. Yusup, Engkus Kuswarno
Available Online August 2017.
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- Women Empowerment, Families Economy
- Women have significant role in maintaining families economy stability. This study aims to be able to empower women's potency to work and to run a business in order to support families economy In Sukamukti Village, Pamarican of Ciamis District West Java Indonesia. This is a sustained study for three years based on action research, which has been going since 2015 till 2017. In the third year, 2017, this study focused to monitor the development of the business models initiated back in 2015 to 2016. The monitoring itself done by conducting participative observation, holding entrepreneurship training, providing books to improve knowledge and skills, and focus group discussion with the two business groups namely "Wanita Mandiri" and "Dewi Catering", which currently running with 30 women members. This study results show the increasing knowledge and skills of Sukamukti women, also the income they got from working and running a business can help supporting their husband and increasing families economy. This study might contribute in developing micro economy based on women empowerment in the villages.
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TY - CONF AU - Nuning Kurniasih AU - Pawit M. Yusup AU - Engkus Kuswarno PY - 2017/08 DA - 2017/08 TI - Women Empowerment to Support Families Economy in Sukamukti Ciamis Indonesia BT - Proceedings of the 1st International Conference Postgraduate School Universitas Airlangga : "Implementation of Climate Change Agreement to Meet Sustainable Development Goals" (ICPSUAS 2017) PB - Atlantis Press SP - 203 EP - 205 SN - 2352-5398 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/icpsuas-17.2018.44 DO - https://doi.org/10.2991/icpsuas-17.2018.44 ID - Kurniasih2017/08 ER -