17 April 2020 – Government to increase screening and testing in sports academies

Type of Intervention: Executive Order, Specific Action
Sectors Involved: Education, Executive Office, Health
Intervention Categories: Legal and policy; Enforcement actions
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency: National Government and Presidential Commission for the Prevention and Care of Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Overview: National Government will inspect sports academies throughout the country
The National Government will initiate inspections in sports schools in the country to verify compliance with the social and collective quarantine to combat COVID-19. This in relation to the 20 new cases detected in the Nueva Esparta State, specifically in a Baseball School, which disregarded the quarantine established by the government to avoid the spread and spread of COVID-19.
Full details here: http://vicepresidencia.gob.ve/gobierno-nacional-fiscalizara-academias-deportivas-en-todo-el-pais/

Type of Justification: Advice of INTERNAL government advisory committee or group, Learning from other jurisdictions
Source of Evidence or Justification: National – government