10 April 2020 – Strict confinement introduced in Acevedo to prevent further spread

Type of Intervention: Executive Order, Other Announcement
Sectors Involved: Civil Defence, Executive Office, Health, Local Government, Military, Police and Interior Affairs
Level of Jurisdiction: Regional
Lead People/Agency: National Government and Presidential Commission for the Prevention and Care of Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Overview: The National Government orders a measure of strict confinement in the Acevedo municipality of Miranda State in the capital region to prevent the spread of Covid-19, given the increase in cases in this area.
Full details here: http://vicepresidencia.gob.ve/ejecutivo-aplica-medida-de-confinamiento-en-el-municipio-acevedo-de-miranda-para-evitar-propagacion-de-covid-19/

Type of Justification: Advice of INTERNAL government advisory committee or group, Advice of EXTERNAL expert advisor or advisory committee, Learning from other jurisdictions
Source of Evidence or Justification: National – academic, National – government