13 March 2020 – Schools and universities in Istria (Northern Italy) close

Type of Intervention: Advisory, Specific Action
Sectors Involved: Education, Health
Intervention Categories: Social and physical distancing measures; Adapting or closing schools
Level of Jurisdiction: Sub-national (Istria)
Lead People/Agency: National Civil Defence Crisis Headquarters; Ministry of Science and Education

Overview: Schools and universities in Istria (region closest to Northern Italy) closed. The instruction to take place online.
Full details here: https://koronavirus.hr/vladine-mjere/101

Other links: 1
Type of Justification: Learning from other jurisdictions
Source of Evidence or Justification: International – government
Evidence/Justification: Reference to the closure of schools in some other EU members