30 March 2020 – Established a procurement unit for personal protective equipment

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Type of Intervention: Medical products and medicines
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Level of Jurisdiction: National
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Overview: The German Government established a procurement unit at the Federal Ministry of Health to coordinate short-term procurement of medical protective equipment.
Full details here: https://www.bmwi.de/Redaktion/DE/Pressemitteilungen/2020/20200409-bundesregierung-staerkt-aufbau-und-ausbau-der-produktion-von-medizinischer-schutzausruestung.html