15 March 2020 – Established a tracking, tracing, and monitoring system in partnership with the private sector

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Type of Intervention: Testing and tracing
Sectors Involved:
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency:

Overview: The Government of South Africa partnered with the private sector to set up a national tracking, tracing and monitoring system of all people infected with the coronavirus and those they have been in contact with.
Full details here: https://www.gov.za/speeches/president-directs-evacuation-south-africans-china-following-corona-virus-outbreak-27-feb