Proceedings of the 1st Warmadewa International Conference on Science, Technology and Humanity, WICSTH 2021, 7-8 September 2021, Denpasar, Bali, Indonesia

Research Article

Bali Province Government Strategic Policy to Promote the Digitalization of MsMEs as an Effort to Support the Economic Recovery of Communities Affected by The Covid-19 Pandemic

Download374 downloads
  • @INPROCEEDINGS{10.4108/eai.7-9-2021.2317746,
        author={Dewa Ketut Suryawan and I Gusti Agung Ayu Yuliartika Dewi and I Nyoman Mangku Suryana},
        title={Bali Province Government Strategic Policy to Promote the Digitalization of MsMEs as an Effort to Support the Economic Recovery of Communities Affected by The Covid-19 Pandemic},
        proceedings={Proceedings of the 1st Warmadewa International Conference on Science, Technology and Humanity, WICSTH 2021, 7-8 September 2021, Denpasar, Bali, Indonesia},
        publisher={EAI},
        proceedings_a={WICSTH},
        year={2022},
        month={6},
        keywords={government strategic policy;  digitalization of msmes;  community economic recovery},
        doi={10.4108/eai.7-9-2021.2317746}
    }
    
  • Dewa Ketut Suryawan
    I Gusti Agung Ayu Yuliartika Dewi
    I Nyoman Mangku Suryana
    Year: 2022
    Bali Province Government Strategic Policy to Promote the Digitalization of MsMEs as an Effort to Support the Economic Recovery of Communities Affected by The Covid-19 Pandemic
    WICSTH
    EAI
    DOI: 10.4108/eai.7-9-2021.2317746
Dewa Ketut Suryawan1,*, I Gusti Agung Ayu Yuliartika Dewi1, I Nyoman Mangku Suryana1
  • 1: Faculty of Social and Political Sciences, Universitas Warmadewa, Denpasar-Indonesia
*Contact email: dksuryawan@gmail.com

Abstract

The Covid-19 pandemic has had a significant impact on all aspects of the economy, including tourism. Especially for the Province of Bali, the impact is very pronounced and influential considering that Bali is a major tourism destination. Many companies are unable to pay their employees, so they have to lay off them as well as the MSME sector which has been the backbone of the economy, delays from MSME actors are declining sales, difficulty in obtaining raw materials, and hampered distribution. Are interested in conducting research with the title “Bali Provincial Government Policy Strategy to Encourage the Digitization of MSMEs as an Researchers Effort to Support the Economic Recovery of Communities Affected by the Covid-19 Pandemic”. This study uses qualitative research methods with descriptive research type. Primary data obtained through the process of observation, interviews, and documentaries. The selection of informants was done by purposive sampling. Data validation is done by triangulation of data sources so that the data presented is valid data. The results of this study are expected to be able to find out the strategic steps taken by the Bali Provincial Government to encourage the digitization of MSMEs as an effort to recover the community's economy from the discovery of the COVID-19 pandemic such as improving the quality of human resources, promotion and economic stimulus for MSME actors, technology assistance for MSME promotion.