PUSKASBAZNAS.COM, PARIGI MOUTONG - Center of Strategic Studies, The National Board of Zakat (Puskas BAZNAS) represented by Priyesta Rizkiningsih as Senior Researcher and Hidayaneu Farchatunnisa as Junior Researcher visited 2 (two) villages, Siniu and Pelawa Baru Village, Donggala district, Central Sulawesi on Wednesday (9/05). The survey, which aim to monitoring and measure IDZ in those villages, is assited by BAZNAS Parigi Moutong District.

The survey is conducted by Focus Group Discussion and interviewing the Head of the village, secretary of the village, some of the villagers, head of the neighbourhood and also members of ZDC program.

The main potential of Siniu and Pelawa Baru villages are coconut plantation, cocoa plantation, rice field and fishery. ZCD program in Siniu village is aim to  empower the fishermen and patchouli oil refining labors by providing boat to the fishermen and oil refinery machine to patchouli oil labors. To date, this program can increase villagers’ income.

In addition,  ZCD program in Pelawa Baru village is intend to empower the fishermens’ housewifeby producing snacks, sewing and producing fish products. Furthermore, the other programs are to empower the fishermen by providing boat, the construction of mosques and TPA (Taman Pendidikan Alquran).

Rep: Aneu    Ed: Tita