16 April 2020 – Government extends preventative measures until May 30

Type of Intervention: Executive Order
Sectors Involved: Health
Intervention Categories: Legal and policy; Declaring state of emergency
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency: Ministry of Health

Overview: Modification of the end date (30th May 2020) of extraordinary measures in the affected regions of the entire national territory in terms of general health to combat the serious disease of priority attention generated by the SARS-CoV2 virus (COVID-19).
Full details here: https://www.gob.mx/presidencia/articulos/version-estenografica-de-la-conferencia-de-prensa-matutina-jueves-16-de-abril-de-2020?idiom=es

Type of Justification: Advice of INTERNAL government advisory committee or group, Advice of EXTERNAL expert advisor or advisory committee
Source of Evidence or Justification: National – academic
Evidence/Justification: Increase of infected people and not enough decrease of mobility according with data provided by Apple and curated by mexican scientists