Author(s): Lola Kurnia Pitaloka, Inaya Sari Melati, and Avi Budi Setiawan
Poverty is a problem that is always prioritized by state governments wherever they are. Alleviation efforts have been a major burden for a long time, but solving this problem is indeed very difficult. Even in some developed countries, poverty is still a difficult thing to eliminate. More innovative and non-material poverty reduction programs are needed, especially programs with sustainable data in nature. Women can play the role of the program as an effort to increase family income. Focusing on the concept of entrepreneurship, where entrepreneurship has guaranteed a longer-term program that can build a strong economic character compared to other financial assistance programs. This research is a mix method research where a qualitative approach is used to see what strategic designs can be used to develop social entrepreneurship in Central Java and a quantitative approach is used to see which strategies are most appropriate to use in Central Java which will be analyzed using the Analytical Hierarchy Process method. The result of the calculation shows that the strategy of cooperation with existing businesses is the most priority strategy to be implemented in developing social entrepreneurship in Central Java to reduce poverty levels.