03 April 2020 – Visas no longer issued for flights to/from eight countries including Italy and Egypt

Type of Intervention: Advisory, Executive Order, Financial Support, Specific Action
Sectors Involved: Central Bank, Education, Executive Office, Finance/Economy, Foreign Affairs, Health, Local Government, Research and Development, Social Services
Intervention Categories: International travel measures
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency: Minister of Federal Ministry of Health

Overview: Stopping issuing visas for, and flights to, eight countries, including Italy and neighboring Egypt.
Full details here: https://news.trust.org/item/20200312173415-y5m7z

Type of Justification: Advice of INTERNAL government advisory committee or group, Advice of EXTERNAL expert advisor or advisory committee, Perception of an increased threat to the country, Considered a necessary escalation of current measures
Source of Evidence or Justification: World Health Organisation, National – academic, National – government, International – government