09 March 2020 – Guidelines for working remotely published by the Ministry of Labor and Social Security

Type of Intervention: Executive Order
Sectors Involved: Finance/Economy, Private Sectory
Intervention Categories: Social and physical distancing measures; Adapting or closing offices, businesses, institutions, and operations; Education and awareness
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency: The President and the Minister of Labour and Social Security

Overview: The Ministry of Labour and Social Security publishes guidelines for working remotely, where they instruct all public entities and invites the private sector to apply temporary work-from-home measures as a complementary and necessary measure in response to the alert of COVID-19.
Full details here: http://www.mtss.go.cr/prensa/comunicados/2020/marzo/MTSS_divulga_lineamiento_para_implementacion_de_teletrabajo_como_medida_de_prevencion_ante_COVID-19.html

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