02 March 2020 – Prisoners step up face mask production

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Type of Intervention: Healthcare and public health capacity
Sectors Involved: Increase availability of PPE
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency:

Overview: Prisoners in Debrecen have started making surgical face masks, complying with a government mandate issued to respond to the coronavirus threat, a spokesman for the National Law Enforcement Directorate said on the floor of a correctional institute factory in Debrecen, in eastern Hungary, on Saturday.
Full details here: https://hungarytoday.hu/coronavirus-prisoners-step-up-face-mask-production/