19 March 2020 – Unification of parties in Provincial Parliament for COVID-19 pandemic response

Type of Intervention: New Tool / Service / Body
Sectors Involved: Social Services
Intervention Categories: Legal and policy; New initiatives
Level of Jurisdiction: Prince Edward Island
Lead People/Agency: Chief Public Health Office

Overview: This announcement discussed a unification of all parties in Provincial Parliament have united to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic. This has included the establishment of an Islanders Helping Islanders Volunteer Service Directory to assist Islanders through challenging times.
Full details here: https://www.princeedwardisland.ca/en/news/premier-king-announces-all-party-initiatives-response-covid-19

Type of Justification: Perception of an increased threat