Research Journal of Applied Sciences

Year: 2016
Volume: 11
Issue: 10
Page No. 1023 - 1029

The Empowerment Level of Posdaya Cadres in Bogor, West Java, Indonesia

Authors : Pudji Muljono, Sigit Pamungkas and Amiruddin Saleh

Abstract: Posdaya is an integrated forum of friendship, communication, advocacy and family empowerment. Posdaya focuses on four fields, namely education, health, entrepreneurship and environment. The study was administered using a descriptive correlational research survey design by scrutinizing communication activities and level of empowerment. The results showed that: there is a difference in terms of level of education, level of experience, level of income, access to media and the role as companion between the cadres in Bogor City and Bogor Regency; there is a difference on the use of communication media such as radio and television between the cadres in Bogor City and Bogor Regency; there is a relation in terms of cognitive, affective and behavior aspects between interpersonal activities, mediated communication and communication in groups and level of empowerment of Posdaya cadres.

How to cite this article:

Pudji Muljono, Sigit Pamungkas and Amiruddin Saleh, 2016. The Empowerment Level of Posdaya Cadres in Bogor, West Java, Indonesia. Research Journal of Applied Sciences, 11: 1023-1029.

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