22 February 2020 – African Union holds Emergency Ministerial Meeting in Addis Ababa

Type of Intervention: Advisory, Executive Order, Guidance, Regulation, Specific Action
Sectors Involved: Health
Level of Jurisdiction: Supranational
Lead People/Agency: Decision maker: African Union
intervention implementation : National governments

Overview: Intervention : African Union Emergency Ministerial Meeting on the Epidemic of Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) in Addis Ababa
Target : national governments
Intended effect : information, sensibilization, advice and directives
Full details here: http://www.sante.gouv.sn/Actualites/r%C3%A9union-minist%C3%A9rielle-durgence-de-lunion-africaine-sur-l%C3%A9pid%C3%A9mie-de-la-maladie-%C3%A0

Type of Justification: Advice of INTERNAL government advisory committee or group, Advice of EXTERNAL expert advisor or advisory committee, Advice of EXTERNAL group of non-academics (e.g. business or community leaders), Learning from other jurisdictions, Scientific Evidence (e.g. academic paper, report), Public Opinion (e.g. consultations, opinion polling), Perception of an increased threat
Source of Evidence or Justification: World Health Organisation, National – academic, National – government, National – other, International – academic, International – government, International – other