Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Gender, Culture and Society, ICGCS 2021, 30-31 August 2021, Padang, Indonesia

Research Article

The Role of Women of Great Indonesia (Pira) In Recruitment of Women Cadres at The Gerindra Party (Study of The Gerindra Party Board of Regional Representatives of West Sumatera)

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  • @INPROCEEDINGS{10.4108/eai.30-8-2021.2316295,
        author={Firnanda Amdimas and Jendrius Jendrius and Maihasni Maihasni},
        title={The Role of Women of Great Indonesia (Pira) In Recruitment of Women Cadres at The Gerindra Party (Study of The Gerindra Party Board of Regional Representatives of West Sumatera)},
        proceedings={Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Gender, Culture and Society, ICGCS 2021, 30-31 August 2021, Padang, Indonesia},
        publisher={EAI},
        proceedings_a={ICGCS},
        year={2022},
        month={4},
        keywords={recruitment women gerindra pira},
        doi={10.4108/eai.30-8-2021.2316295}
    }
    
  • Firnanda Amdimas
    Jendrius Jendrius
    Maihasni Maihasni
    Year: 2022
    The Role of Women of Great Indonesia (Pira) In Recruitment of Women Cadres at The Gerindra Party (Study of The Gerindra Party Board of Regional Representatives of West Sumatera)
    ICGCS
    EAI
    DOI: 10.4108/eai.30-8-2021.2316295
Firnanda Amdimas1,*, Jendrius Jendrius1, Maihasni Maihasni1
  • 1: Department of Sociology, Faculty of Social and Political Sciences, Universitas Andalas, Padang, Indonesia
*Contact email: firnandaamdimas@gmail.com

Abstract

Through political parties, women can actually fight for their interests in all fields, especially in the political field, so that political parties become one of the important factors that can determine women's political participation and political representation. Those who know women's needs are women themselves, so the party should give women a more significant role in the internal party as an effort to increase women's participation, one of which is by providing space for women cadres to take part in the recruitment of new women cadres to join the internal organization. party. This study aims to examine the role of the Greater Indonesia Women (PIRA) in carrying out political recruitment of women in the Great Indonesia Movement Party (Gerindra). This research is limited to the 2019 election area. The method used is a qualitative method with a case study type used to answer this research question. The results of the study found that the role of PIRA is very dependent on the placement of roles that have been determined by the Gerindra party.