12 March 2020 – Cancelled gatherings of more than 100 people

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Intervention Categories: Social and physical distancing measures; Adapting or closing schools; Gatherings, businesses, and services
Level of Jurisdiction: National

Overview: The Dutch Government cancelled public meetings of more than 100 people, including at museums, concert halls, theaters, sports clubs and sports competitions. Colleges and universities were asked to offer online classes to avoid large lectures.
Full details here: https://www.rijksoverheid.nl/onderwerpen/coronavirus-covid-19/nieuws/2020/03/12/nieuwe-maatregelen-tegen-verspreiding-coronavirus-in-nederland