November 14th, 2017- International of Government Affairs and Administration (IGOV) conducted research in Gunungkidul as part of research series that previously conducted in Bengkalis District, Riau Provinces. The research which concerns on community’s prosperity improvement through HKm management conducted in Sedyo Makmur Farmer Association proposed to determine how far the level of prosperity achieved by the community in Gunungkidul particularly around forestry area and its sustainability by comparing the previous situation and current situation after the existence of HKm program. The Focus Group Discussion attended by 10 farmers from Sedyo Makmur association and Mr. Tambiyo as the chairman of its association. The farmers which majorly had begun manage the forest since the 90s explained the transitions cured especially HKm program which contributes to their prosperity.

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