Social Conflict and Women Vulnerability in East Java 2016-2018

Noviryani, M and Hanafi, M R and Fahadayna, A C (2020) Social Conflict and Women Vulnerability in East Java 2016-2018. In: B-SPACE 2019, 26-28 November 2019, Malang, East Java, Indonesia.

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This study aimed to create a conflict database in East Java that classified by gender-related conflict. It identified the trend of social conflict in East Java and how the conflicts affect women vulnerability. This study demonstrated women involvement in conflict, whether they act as perpetrators, victims, or peacemakers. The limitation of the latest dataset and requirement of the data that classified conflict based on gender is the primary urgency of the research. This study used media monitoring for data collection method. Conflicts are categorized in five categories : natural resources, economic resources, electoral, identity, governance and others. These regulations follows the mandate of the UN Resolution No. 1325 that ratified on October 31, 2010, which asserts the importance of specific policy to ensure the absence of gender-based violence during the conflict and promotes women’s role in conflict prevention and resolution. This study exhibits that social conflict in East Java showed an increasing trend, as well as women’s involvement in the conflict, although not comprehensively reported by the media. The role of women as peacemakers dominated by those who are victims. This study also found the potential of women from the government sector as peacemakers.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords: conflict violence east java women
Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
Depositing User: EAI Editor IV
Date Deposited: 09 Jul 2021 08:40
Last Modified: 09 Jul 2021 08:40

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