05 June 2020 – State of health emergency extended for the 4th time

Type of Intervention: Advisory, Executive Order, Guidance
Sectors Involved: Civil Defence, Parliament
Intervention Categories: Legal and policy; Declaring state of emergency
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency: National deputies voted this Friday, June 05, 2020 for the 4th time, the extension of the state of health emergency for 15 days. This vote will allow the authorities to effectively fight the coronavirus pandemic in the DRC. It was the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Justice, Célestin Tunda Ya Kasende who presented before the elected representatives this bill extending the State emergency in DRC

Overview: The National Assembly extends the state of health emergency for the 4th time
Full details here: https://cas-info.ca/2020/06/coronavirus-letat-durgence-sanitaire-proroge-pour-la-4-eme-fois/

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Type of Justification: Public Opinion (e.g. consultations, opinion polling), Perception of an increased threat