Maklews Etnic Woman's Participation on Environmental Management

Godefridus Samderubun, Ransta Lekatompessy, Apolus Betaubun, David Layan, Budi Warsito, Hadiyanto, Maryono
2018 E3S Web of Conferences  
Woman have strong links with the environmental. In his role as manager of the household, they are more interacting with the environmental and natural recousces.The efforts were made by Maklew's Woman with cultivated an attitude of assistance and keep maintain their environmental. So the worked together in their culture like kayau in their countryside stil remained until now. But effort of Maklew's woman to keep maintained the local wisdom "kayau" for environmental management, there has
more » ... there has challenges. One of the interesting things to be examined is that of the management of the environment and resources. Maklew is the tribe with a practice of very strong patriarchy. The position of women in Maklew etnic is assumed as "second person". Specifically in the culture ofetnic maklew, the position of women is considered very important. Women and the land are symbolized as the origin and the source of life, as the giver of life. The study of Maklw's Womans Participation for environmental management use the feminism and ecofeminism theory and exchanged theory where there are several indicators related by Kayau as a local wisdom to environmental management. The indicators or prepositions are role of division, acces of control and decision making making with kayau perpective. This research was carried out in Wasur village, which is one of villages with the population of indigenous of Marind, located in Merauke, bordering Papua New Guinea. This research includes of qualitative and descriptive approach. Statistic collected is done by observation method, intervieuw using snowball sampling method. Data analysis in this research by descriptive analisys. As the result in the research showing that Maklew's Woman in participation on environmental management in Wasue Village still strong and kept well. There was show from mutual cooperation from Maklew's woman on environmental management with Kayau that still continues. All the people especially Maklew's Woman still kept the local wisdom Kayau in their environmental management activity.
doi:10.1051/e3sconf/20187303013 fatcat:j7k3xlj2ynewno7kz3ae4p7awy