18 March 2020 – Created a crisis organisation for non-health issues

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
Lead People/Agency:

Overview: The Prime Minister created a crisis organization in order to implement President’s Macron’s plan to combat the virus.

The crisis organization was put together to deal with non-health-related issues brought on by the pandemic, such as border security and enforcement of quarantine orders.

The crisis organization was designed to work in tandem with the country’s Minister of Health, who would maintain jurisdiction over health-related issues.
Full details here: https://www.gouvernement.fr/conseil-des-ministres/2020-03-18/le-covid-19