23 May 2020 – Rukun Tetangga neighbourhood watch teams to help keep COVID-19 at bay in the green zones

Type of Intervention: Specific Action
Sectors Involved: Local Government
Intervention Categories: Legal and policy; Enforcement actions
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency: Special Ministerial Committee

Overview: The Rukun Tetangga neighbourhood watch teams are being roped in to help keep Covid-19 at bay in the green zones. Rukun Tetangga plays an important role in empowering the local community in ensuring that the green zones remain safe from the spread of Covid-19.
Full details here: https://www.thestar.com.my/news/nation/2020/05/23/covid-19-rukun-tetangga-to-be-roped-in-to-patrol-green-zones

Type of Justification: Advice of INTERNAL government advisory committee or group