Vol. 6, Issue 6 (2020)
The implementation of public private partnership (PPP) as a human rights-based empowerment step for mentally disabilities in Ponorogo regency
Author(s): Fajriya Kurniawati, Mohammad Jamin
Abstract: The aim of this study is to provide a solution to the problems faced by Ponorogo Regency in empowering hundreds of mentally retarded persons with disabilities at the village level. This study is based on the results of normative legal studies and types of data in the form of secondary and primary data obtained by library research techniques. The approach used in this study is legislation (Stuatute approach). The results of this study indicate that so far people with mental retardation have not been maximally empowered, this is because local governments are not responsive and proactive in providing protection for rights and welfare that guarantees respect and there is no legal protection in Ponorogo district which requires persons with disabilities to follow empowerment program. As a manifestation of Law Number 39 of 1999 concerning Human Rights and Law of the Republic of Indonesia Number 8 of 2016 concerning Persons with Disabilities, the settlement effort initiated in this study is to carry the concept of Public Private Partnership (PPP) in order to guarantee empowerment human rights-based mental retardation disabilities in the future.