Putri Koster Attends Webinar 'Intelligently Manage Family Economy During the Covid-19 Pandemic

  • 07 April 2021
  • 22:04 WITA
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Putri Suastini Koster

DENPASAR, Balitopnews.com - Chairperson of the PKK Bali Province Putri Koster participated in a webinar organized by the central TP PKK with the theme 'Smartly Manage Family Economics during the Covid-19 Pandemic' virtually from the Jayasabha Building Workroom, Denpasar, Wednesday ( April 7, 2021 ).


Chairperson of the Central TP PKK Tri Tito Karnavian said that the Covid-19 pandemic had caused contraction in Indonesia's economic growth. In the face of this pandemic, the government has taken various policies in the economic sector with the aim of preventing the national economic situation from deteriorating far. PKK cadres should respond positively to these various policies, so that the benefits or policies provided by the government can be felt to the household level, which is the smallest group in society.


Furthermore, PKK conveyed through 10 main programs that have very good programs, for that the PKK must be able to act as a motivator and mobilizer in the community so that people want to rise up and not give up in this pandemic, but people must be able to get up and take advantage of all available resources. in his environment.


"We must also be able to move the UMKM sector in the village, encourage people to take advantage of the yard, improve community skills and other efforts so that it can help family resilience in the midst of a pandemic," She added.


PKK cadres throughout Indonesia are also expected to be able to encourage empowerment down to the village level by utilizing the budget provided by the government to be able to encourage families to improve their economy.


"I ask all PKK administrators from the provincial to district / city levels, to take full advantage of the budget funds disbursed by the government to the maximum. We must start changing by really going to the field, not only working when participating in competitions but we work according to the mandate given to us. improving family welfare, " She said.


The webinar which was attended by TP PKK Provinces and Regencies / Cities throughout Indonesia, also presented a number of speakers including Dr. Tirta Mandira Hudhi, who works as a doctor and entrepreneurship for MSMEs, Eko Puryanto (Associate Expert Legal Analyst) from the Ministry of Cooperatives and SMEs of the Republic of Indonesia. , moderated by Habibie Nasution from the Committee for Handling Covid-19 and National Economic Recovery. (gix)