Pengelolaan Dana Simpan Pinjam Perempuan Dalam Menunjang Pengentasan Kemiskinan Di Kecamatan Kauditan Kabupaten Minahasa Utara

  • Sammy Rommy Novie Korua Universitas Kristen Indonesia Tomohon
Keywords: Poverty Alleviation, Community Empowerment


In the Preamble of the 1945 Constitution stated that the national development is
among others to promote the general welfare and educate the life of a nation that social
justice. In fact, until now the situation is still far from ideal conditions with the presence of
so many Indonesians who live unfit and are below the poverty line. The problem of poverty
is the issue that most attention the nation of Indonesia from time to time. Based on this, this
research tries to reveal how the mechanism of revolving savings and loan funds for the
Women's Lending Group in supporting poverty alleviation in Kecamatan Kauditan
Kabupaten, Minahasa Utara.
The method used in this research is descriptive qualitative method. Primary data
were collected through interviews, field notes, observations and other official documents
that were then analyzed. Secondary data is taken from the document. The sample is
determined by purposive sampling of 7 people from group members and UPK management.
Data were analyzed descriptively.
Based on the result of the research, it can be concluded that the revolving fund
activity in the Women's Lending can positively support poverty eradication program in
Kecamatan Kauditan Minahasa Utara Regency. This can happen because it is supported by
an adequate mechanism or procedure. It is suggested that there should be an extension of
recipient target other than women's savings group or individual group.