24 February 2020 – National Crisis-Management team established

Type of Intervention: New Tool / Service / Body
Sectors Involved: Foreign Affairs, Health, Police and Interior Affairs
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency: Bulgarian Government

Overview: A National Crisis-management Staff has been formed to deal with the coronavirus 2019-nCoV pandemic. It is chaired by Maj. Gen. Prof. Ventsislav Moutafchiiski, head of the Military Medical Academy (MMA) in Sofia (The official ordinance is issued two days later). Since then the staff has given a briefing daily to inform the Bulgarian citizens about the situation of coronavirus 2019-nCoV in the country.
Full details here: https://coronavirus.bg/bg/231

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Type of Justification: Perception of an increased threat