14 March 2020 – Travellers from Spain, Italy, France and USA to be quarantined on arrival

Type of Intervention: Other Announcement
Sectors Involved: Health
Intervention Categories: International travel measures
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency: Presidential Commission for the Prevention and Care of Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Overview: The Sectorial Vice President for Communication, Culture and Tourism, Jorge Rodríguez, reported that during the deployment of the Command of the Presidential Commission for the attention and prevention of Covid-19, this Saturday, March 14, 8 new cases of the virus were detected. Recommendations include subjecting all people who have travelled from Spain, Italy, France and the United States to Venezuela to a period of quarantine
Full details here: http://vicepresidencia.gob.ve/gobierno-bolivariano-confirma-nuevos-casos-de-covid-19-en-el-pais/

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