New government regulations bring equal rights to people with disabilities in Indonesia

Uncategorized Yen Doran 04-Dec-2019

Indonesian government has issued two government regulations specifically for disabled citizens; where these given the right and opportunity to participate fully as subjects of development and enjoy the results of development.

Government Regulations Number 52 of 2019 on Social Welfare for Persons with Disabilities and Number 70 of 2019 on Planning, Implementing, and Evaluating Efforts, Respect, Protection, and Fulfillment of the Rights of Persons with Disabilities.

There is another draft presidential regulation on the establishment of the National Disability Commission (KND) as a regulation derived from Law Number 8 of 2016.