21 July 2020 – State of health emergency lifted

Type of Intervention: Executive Order
Sectors Involved: Civil Defence
Intervention Categories: Legal and policy; Lifting state of emergency
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency: The announcement of the Head of State was made live on the national radio and television channel on July 21, 2020. The long-awaited communication from the President of the Republic finally took place late in the evening. Félix Tshisekedi put an end to the related measures but recommending strict respect for barrier gestures.

Overview: Covid-19 in the DRC: Félix Tshisekedi lifts the state of health emergency
Full details here: https://cas-info.ca/2020/07/covid-19-en-rdc-felix-tshisekedi-leve-letat-durgence-sanitaire/

Type of Justification: Presidency of the republic