Community Studies

An organization can sharpen a problem and increase efficiency through good social transformation program based on database resulted from a valid and matured study and research. Stapa Center conducts a study regularly and precisely meets society needs and involves them in the process. This way is based on information and data taken as basic critical analysis of Stapa Center in valuing a problem. This action is an effort to alter patterned mindset and work of a community to achieve the improvement of their works

Community-based Organizing

Community-based organizing conducted by Stapa Center is an effort to create society empowerment to find problem solving for their rights. This concept copes with enhancing better quality life of society that is measured not only by the increase of economy but also the participatory right in decision-making at all level of power acting. Organizing like this requires the understanding about pattern of class relationship, gender usher the individual, and with the group, and pattern of relationship of human being with the other component in its environment.

Citizen Advocacy

Citizen Advocacy is a strategy where the victims of policy acre play the actors of advocacy. The Process is efforts, which put and combine the progressive elements in civil society, by means of strategic alliance formulation for public policy transformations. Stap Center that advocacy is a systematic and organized effort for influence and mainstreams the existing of alterations of an incremental public policy.

Civil Society Organization Strengthening

This program is important to be conducted to see that in general the community unable to face the existing power networks if they do not own an organizational history of society of bases or effective social movement. Stapa Center believe that more and more establishment of organizations in bases, hence will also policy processes to entangle the citizen participation, because citizen participation is hit the power and its use by various social perpetrator in space created for the interaction between citizen and power handle.

Participatory Action

The critical education process of social citizen is a method that applies the combination between social citizen participation and community organizer.

The purpose of participatory actions is to find the local knowledge and significant role of community organizer; transfer knowledge and policy which developing the critical and collective awareness of local society. A participatory action is a process of critical education citizen using solidarity between role of community organization and community organizer.