It is hoped that the regulation of a single authority for issuance of permits will be the final solution for solving the problem of PMI PP placement. That way, PMI PP can also enter a new phase accompanied by more guaranteed rights.
The government ratified Government Regulation Number 22 of 2022 concerning Placement and Protection of Migrant Commercial Ship Crews and Migrant Fishing Ship Crews (PP 22/2022) on June 8, 2022.
The ratification is in accordance with the mandate of Article 64 of Law Number 18 of 2017 concerning Protection of Indonesian Migrant Workers. The Indonesia Ocean Justice Initiative (IOJI) welcomes PP 22/2022 with several notes. The IOJI note is expected to help the government review several matters in the latest regulations. The IOJI notes are summarized below: