Academy of Entrepreneurship Journal (Print ISSN: 1087-9595; Online ISSN: 1528-2686)

Abstract

Women and Entrepreneurship Lesson and Implications for Empowerment of Women in Combatting Terrorism

Author(s): Seniwati,Dwia Aries Tina Pulubuhu,Andi Alimuddin Unde,Muhammad Sabranjamil Alhaqqi

This research focuses on empowering women in combatting terrorism. Women have an important role in inviting their families not to be involved in terrorism actions. One way to involve women to counter terrorism is the women's empowerment program. The empowerment of women in this research focuses on seaweed cultivation. This study aims to analyze the role of women in the entrepreneurship sector. This research applies the concept of empowerment. Women's involvement in the economy is one of strategy in combat terrorism. The results showed that women who have skills in processing seaweed have more role in improving the family economy. The skills that women have are gained by training conducted by the government starting from the nursery to the package and marketing process.