Disposiciones del Gobierno de El Salvador para contener la pandemia del COVID-19 hasta la fecha, determinada por el Presidente de la República
Originally published by Organismo Promotor de Exportaciones e Inversiones de El Salvador on 17/03/2020
This publication includes the measures that has taken the President of Salvador, including the activation of the Expanded Health Cabinet (Gabinete de Salud Ampliado), with daily meetings and monitoring to analyze the situation and take the appropriate measures. Since February, the government created the Expanded Health Cabinet and allocated $ 8.5 million to treat the pandemic. Efforts have been made between the Ministry of Health and the mayors, as well as the Municipal Civil Protection Directorates. The national emergency declaration unifies all measures and are still in progress.The Expanded Health Cabinet is the public organism in charge of the surveillance and handling of the pandemic in the country.Another measures includes the cancellation of all kind of events, meetings of more than 50 persons, mandatory quarantine for people older than 60 years, pregnant womens and persons with chronical diseases.