Empowering The Economies Of Local Communities
Company’s existence capable of bringing benefits to the economic development of the surrounding community is one of the ideals of Astra Agro. To achieve this ideal, we implemented the IGA (Income Generating Activity) program, both oil palm-based and non-oil palm-based. Coaching by the Company covered 150 villages in 27 regencies in 8 provinces in Indonesia.
The Non-oil palm-based programs and business sectors developed include fish farming, smoked fish processing, elephant eco-tourism, chicken farming, and entrepreneurship concept integrated with the communities cares about Fire. Coaching by the Company is consistent with the government vision of achieving “Prosperous Village”.