16 March 2020 – Required aviation staff to use personal protective equipment

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Type of Intervention: Border measures
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Level of Jurisdiction: National
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Overview: The Government of South Africa required certain aviation workers to wear personal protective equipment.

The Government also required stricter cleaning and sanitisation of passenger busses at airports.
Full details here: https://www.gov.za/speeches/briefing-minister-transport-fikile-mbalula-occasion-announcement-transport-sector-specific