01 March 2020 – Established committee to coordinate COVID-19 response

This item is sourced from COVID-19 Policy Watch co-ordinated by Policy. We are in the process of gathering further information and aligning taxonomies for these items.

Type of Intervention: Emergency government
Sectors Involved:
Level of Jurisdiction: National
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Overview: The Nepal Government established a special high-level committee to coordinate the government”s response to the COVID-19 outbreak.

This committee will be chaired by the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Defense.
Full details here: https://www.spotlightnepal.com/2020/03/01/nepal-forms-high-level-committee-check-coronavirus/