01 March 2020 – Manufacturers of facial masks instructed to sell them to the Government

This item is sourced from the CCCSL: CSH Covid-19 Control Strategies List co-ordinated by the Complexity Science Hub Vienna, Austria. We are in the process of gathering further information and aligning taxonomies for these items.

Type of Intervention: Healthcare and public health capacity
Sectors Involved: Increase availability of PPE
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency:

Overview: We have decided to instruct manufacturers of facial masks to sell them to the Government, pursuant to the Act on Emergency Measures for Stabilizing Living Conditions of the Public.
Full details here: https://japan.kantei.go.jp/98_abe/actions/202003/_00001.html