11 March 2020 – Education sector encouraged to adopt and apply preventive measures

Type of Intervention: Advisory, Guidance
Sectors Involved: Education
Intervention Categories: Education and awareness
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency: Ministry of Education

Overview: The Ministry of National Education and Vocational Training (MENFP) has published a circular in which it invites the education sector to adopt and apply preventive measures in the face of an imminent risk of the introduction of coronavirus into Haiti.
Full details here: https://lenouvelliste.com/article/213234/le-menfp-indique-aux-ecoles-des-mesures-de-prevention-contre-le-coronavirus

Type of Justification: No justification given
Evidence/Justification: Raising awareness in the educational community, in particular among teachers, school directors, pupils, parents and administrative staff who must contribute to the communication campaign on the dangerous virus, for which no treatment is yet available worldwide.