Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Social Science, Humanities, Education and Society Development, ICONS 2020, 30 November, Tegal, Indonesia

Research Article

Community Empowerment Strategies in Alleviating Poverty during Covid-19 Pandemic

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  • @INPROCEEDINGS{10.4108/eai.30-11-2020.2303701,
        author={Diryo  Suparto and Rahmad Agung Nugraha},
        title={Community Empowerment Strategies in Alleviating Poverty during Covid-19 Pandemic},
        proceedings={Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Social Science, Humanities, Education and Society Development, ICONS 2020, 30 November, Tegal, Indonesia},
        publisher={EAI},
        proceedings_a={ICONS},
        year={2021},
        month={1},
        keywords={community empowerment strategy poverty alleviation covid-19 pandemic},
        doi={10.4108/eai.30-11-2020.2303701}
    }
    
  • Diryo Suparto
    Rahmad Agung Nugraha
    Year: 2021
    Community Empowerment Strategies in Alleviating Poverty during Covid-19 Pandemic
    ICONS
    EAI
    DOI: 10.4108/eai.30-11-2020.2303701
Diryo Suparto1,*, Rahmad Agung Nugraha1
  • 1: Universitas Pancasakti Tegal Indonesia
*Contact email: suparto.diryo@gmail.com

Abstract

The purpose of this research is to find out the strategies carried out by community empowerment agencies in the context of poverty alleviation and what obstacles are faced and how to solve problems in poverty alleviation during the Covid 19 Pandemic. In this research using a qualitative research approach, focusing on the strategies undertaken. This study uses qualitative research with a descriptive research design model, namely research conducted by giving an in-depth description and explanation of an object and aims to describe, summarize various conditions, various situations or various social reality phenomena that exist in the community which are the object of research. with surface reality as a feature, character, nature, model, sign or description of a condition, situation or phenomenon. So far this function has not been running well, the impact is that poverty reduction programs are not running effectively. Community empowerment strategies to develop community economic productivity, which must be adjusted to the potential of the community and the resource environment. Develop community business products, develop the agricultural sector, develop the fishery sector, manage the marketing sector.