Description & Progress
- silk has a long value chain,
- each link of the chain involves various stakeholders, and
- silk is a provincial government priority program that needs support from many parties.
To provide assessment and input to ensure that the right study design, methodology, and tools are used to achieve the objectives
To control the process of study implementation and quality of study results by being actively involved in prestudy meetings and study result discussion sessions
To review the report of study results and help formulate policy issues based on the study results
This study uses a collaboration approach that involves researchers from diverse academic disciplines and many other stakeholders, including academics; functional researchers from the South Sulawesi Development Planning, Research, and Regional Development Agency (Bappelitbangda); civil society organizations; practitioners; as well as players in the agricultural and silk commodity industries. The implementation of the study is integrated with Bappelitbangda’s study mechanism and structure. Every study involves a quality control team (TPM), as mandated by Minister for Home Affairs Decree No. 17/2016 on Research and Development Guidelines in the Ministry of Home Affairs and Regional Governments. The TPM consists of provincial-level structural officials, academics, and practitioners.