Jurnal Kesehatan Masyarakat
Vol 10, No 2 (2022): MARET

PEMBERDAYAAN PEREMPUAN MELALUI PELATIHAN PENGOLAHAN MAKANAN UNTUK MENGATASI STUNTING BALITA DI DAERAH PERDESAAN

Tri Siswati (Politeknik Kesehatan Kementrian Kesehatan Yogyakarta, Jl. Tatabumi No 3, Banyuraden, Gamping, Sleman, Yogyakarta, Indonesia 55293 | Poltekkes Kemenkes Yogyakarta)
Sabrina Nur Afiati (Politeknik Kesehatan Kementrian Kesehatan Yogyakarta, Jl. Tatabumi No 3, Banyuraden, Gamping, Sleman, Yogyakarta, Indonesia 55293 | Poltekkes Kemenkes Yogyakarta)
I Made Alit Gunawan (Politeknik Kesehatan Kementrian Kesehatan Yogyakarta, Jl. Tatabumi No 3, Banyuraden, Gamping, Sleman, Yogyakarta, Indonesia 55293 | Poltekkes Kemenkes Yogyakarta)



Article Info

Publish Date
29 Mar 2022

Abstract

Stunting is global malnutrition problem. The adequate consumption is essential determinants of children malnourish. Women's empowerment is an important strategy to improve nutritional status of underfive children. This research was to determine the effectiveness of empowering mothers to increase knowledge, attitude, and skill of providing healthy food. This was an experimental study with pre-post test design. The located was in rural locus stunting areas in Kulon Progo on 2019.  Women empowerment was provided by three days training about stunting and providing healthy food for stunting children. The dependent variable were knowledge, attitude and practise were observed by a structure questionnaire pre and post-intervention and check list. Subjects were 30 mothers who consenting to be participant.  Data pre-post test of knowledge and attitude were analyzed by Wilcoxon test. Result showed that  knowledge and attitudes increased by 9.7 and 14.3 point respectively and statistically significant. While after intervention as many as 80% mothers has excellent skills on providing healthy food for stunting children. In general this research increases knowledge and attitudes of mother’s, also edvancing skill on providing healthy food for improving nutritional children.

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Journal Info

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jkm

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Public Health

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Jurnal Kesehatan Masyarakat (JKM) provides an online media to publish scientific articles from research and development in the field of Public Health. The scope of JKM is as follows: - Health Administration and Policy - Epidemiology - Environmental Health - Occupational Health and Safety - Health ...