05 May 2020 – Extension of mandatory preventive isolation to 25 May

Type of Intervention: Executive Order, Specific Action
Sectors Involved: Private Sector and Businesses, Civil Society
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency: Decision made by President and Cabinet of Ministers

Overview: Extension of mandatory preventive isolation from May 11 to 25

President Iván Duque announced the extension of Smart Mandatory Preventive Isolation (National Quarantine) from Monday, May 11 to Monday, May 25, 2020.

He reported that activities (additional to those included in Decree 593 of April 2020), related to manufacturing and industry, are generally excepted from this measure.


Manufacture of furniture, mattresses and bed bases

Manufacture of motor vehicles, trailers and semi-trailers

Manufacture of computer, electronic and optical products

Manufacture of machinery and equipment

Maintenance and repair of automobiles

Maintenance and repair of technology and computer equipment

Wholesale and retail trade of vehicles (including parts, pieces and accessories)

Wholesale trade of furniture and household goods

Wholesale trade of machinery and equipment

Retail trade of pet products.
Full details here: https://www.facebook.com/ivanduquemarquez/videos/241175487159118/

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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 – government