18 March 2020 – President closes schools, limits public gatherings, set up on quarantine facilities as part of containment measures

Type of Intervention: Specific Action
Sectors Involved: Executive Office, Health
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency: President Shavkat Mirziyoyev

Overview: The President of Uzbekistan addressed the nation on the situation with the COVID-19 and ensured to strengthen the material and technical base and to provide extra fund for public health
Full details here: http://www.rses.uz/ru/service/news/prezident-koronavirus-bilan-boglik-vaziat-bujica-halkka-murozaat-kildi

Type of Justification: Advice of INTERNAL government advisory committee or group
Source of Evidence or Justification: National – government