06 April 2020 – Domestic production of PPE promoted as well as purchase of PPE

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: Full-body protective equipment, N95 masks, goggles and other supplies to prevent infection will be provided according to demand. Domestic production will be promoted to ensure stable supply. This includes the purchase of 2,000,000 full-body PPE per month until June, and 500,000-1,000,000 per month afterwards.
Full details here: https://www.cdc.go.kr/board/board.es?mid=a30402000000&bid=0030&act=view&list_no=366745&tag=&nPage=1