The Strategic Role of Human Resources and Empowerment through the Commitment of the Government in Alleviating Poverty on Fishermen Society Coastal of South Minahasa District Indonesia

Keywords: Human Resources Strategic, Empowerment, Government Commitment, Poverty Alleviation.



The strategic role of human resources is challenging changes came fast and widespread problem. The government's commitment is needed to support the fishermen seashores especially those that are in the South Minahasa District. This study aims to analyze the strategic role of Human Resources to Government Commitment , Empowerment to Commitment and Strategic Human Resources to Empowerment and Government Commitment in alleviating Poverty. Research conducted at the Fishermen Society Coastal South Minahasa regency. The population in the implementation of the research is Fisherman working on the coast numbered around 250 fishermen. This research was taken precision sampling 5% to maintain a representative of the study sample. Sample of 153 people. The analysis techniques used in the study using Structural Equation Modeling (SEM). The results of this study indicate that the strategic human resources positive and significant effect on the commitment of the command for 0.714. Empowerment positive and significant impact on the government's commitment for 0.873 as well positioned for empowerment human resources positive and significant effect of 0.34. The government's commitment to alleviate poverty in coastal communities should be carried out by providing a wide range of access to the right information, there needs to be accountability and the involvement of coastal fishermen in decision-making.

Author Biography

Grace - Sendow, Sam Ratulangi University
management (A accredited)


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How to Cite
Sendow, G. (2016). The Strategic Role of Human Resources and Empowerment through the Commitment of the Government in Alleviating Poverty on Fishermen Society Coastal of South Minahasa District Indonesia. Journal of Research in Business, Economics and Management, 7(1), 1062-1068. Retrieved from