THE IMPACT OF ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT, POLITICS AND SOCIAL CONDITIONS TO FISHERMEN POVERTY IN SURABAYA CITY INDONESIA

1Dewi Casmiwati, Ahmad Zubir bin Ibrahim, Zawiyah Binti Mohd. Zain

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Abstract:

This research aims to analize the impact of economics, politics and social to fishermen poverty in Surabaya City. The methodology used qualitative with case study in Surabaya City, Indonesia. In analyzing was used thematic analisis from interview with 36 informants. Theoritically, this analisis used structural theory view that saw poverty from eksternal factor. This consisted of development process, policy from government and social conditions that contributed to fishermen poverty. The result showed that all those factors gave negative impact to fishermen livelihood that meant supported their poverty. This article will see the impact of these factors to contribute to fishermen poverty in Surabaya, Indonesia. How they work. Refer to the finding, this research recommends to Surabaya City government and the Central government to protect the environment and marine waters as fishermen livelihood, beside giving subsidy on petrol that is needed for fishing. Also, the government needs to provide staff, capital and a place to absorb the fishing catches from fishermen and needs to improve the implementation of strict waste disposal regulations to solve pollution problem.

Keywords:

fishermen poverty, economics, politics and social condition, Surabaya Indonesia

Paper Details
Month2
Year2020
Volume24
IssueIssue 3
Pages60-70