18 March 2020 – Allocated funds for COVID-19 response

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 Ministry of Economy allocated R $ 11.8 billion to directly fight the pandemic including R $ 2.3 billion grenerated from the postponement of the completion of the IBGE Census to 2021.
Full details here: https://www.gov.br/economia/pt-br/assuntos/noticias/2020/marco/equipe-economica-reforca-em-mais-r-22-bilhoes-plano-de-combate-aos-efeitos-do-coronavirus