20 March 2020 – Foreign Ministry organises repatriation flights

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Type of Intervention: Risk communication
Sectors Involved: Call for return of nationals living abroad
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency:

Overview: Furthermore, return flights on the Austrian Foreign Ministry organizes, it currently runs the largest recall campaign of the country’s history. Over 47,000 registered Austrians are abroad and the BMEIA does everything possible to support the return from over 100 countries around the clock. The BMEIA therefore asks all travellers to register in order to be able to react appropriately in an emergency.
Full details here: https://infothek.bmvit.gv.at/coronavirus-reisehinweise-aktuelle-informationen/