DESK REVIEWS | 04.03.01.01. Human rights-based approach

DESK REVIEW | 04.03.01.01. Human rights-based approach

Yes, particularly action step 2: ‘Advocacy of human rights for people with dementia and their caregivers’ (Ministry of Health Republic of Indonesia, 2015a, p.5).

References:

Ministry of Health Republic of Indonesia. (2015a). Ministry of Health Regulation No. 67/2015 on Geriatric Services in Public Health Center (Permenkes No. 67/2015 Tentang Penyelenggaraan Pelayanan Kesehatan Lanjut Usia Di Pusat Kesehatan Masyarakat). Kementrian Kesehatan Indonesia, 1–140.

The Alzheimer’s and other dementias Action Plan (Gutiérrez-Robledo & Arrieta-Cruz, 2014) is in line with a human rights-based approach.

References:

Gutiérrez-Robledo, L., & Arrieta-Cruz, I. (2014). Plan de Acción Alzheimer y otras demencias, México 2014. http://diariote.mx/docs/plan_alzheimer_WEB.pdf

Not applicable as there is no dementia-specific policy or plan for South Africa.