Filter for Tunisia Government Actions to Stop the Spread of Coronavirus

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2020-06-27 Out Movement restrictions: Border closure 
open borders from 27 June 2020
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2020-06-16 In Public health measures: Other public health measures enforced
Preventive measures for Tunisians returning from abroad and tourists
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2020-06-12 In Public health measures: Awareness campaigns
How to protect yourself in transportation, work place, etc.
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2020-06-10 In Movement restrictions: Surveillance and monitoring
Comprehensive Survey of Patients COVID-19
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2020-06-06 In Public health measures: Awareness campaigns
adhere to health measures to ensure that coronavirus does not return
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2020-06-04 In Public health measures: Other public health measures enforced
preventive measures and precautions to be taken by vocational training institution
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2020-06-04 Out Movement restrictions: Domestic travel restrictions
Allow interstate mobility from 04 June 2020
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2020-06-02 In Public health measures: Testing policy
launch of the COVID-@DIGITS investigation tests for students, professors and staff
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2020-06-01 Out Social distancing: Schools closure 
Schools reopening
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2020-06-01 Out Public health measures: Other public health measures enforced
New health protocol for students and professors
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2020-06-01 Out Public health measures: Other public health measures enforced
health procedures in mosques and mosques
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2020-05-31 In Public health measures: Awareness campaigns
slogan '' Protect yourself from Covid-19 by quit smoking ''
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2020-05-16 In Socio-economic measures: Emergency administrative structures activated or established
Electoral process to health procedures to respect conditions under the implementation of the national plan
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2020-05-13 In Public health measures: Awareness campaigns
The Ministry of health is launching a campaign to wear masks. On Wednesday, May 13, 2020, the ministry of health started distributing an important amount of protective masks to citizens from the health plateau and passing by bab saadoun within the scope of the campaign to encourage the wear of gags to contribute to the prevention of the corona virus.
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2020-05-13 In Public health measures: Strengthening the public health system
first field hospital to treat people living with ko-19 in Tunisia
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2020-05-13 In Public health measures: General recommendations
more vigilance and adherence to preventive measures in public space and shops so that the epidemic situation remains under control
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2020-05-12 In Public health measures: Strengthening the public health system
the covid-19 center for pregnant women at the obstetrics and infant medicine center in Tunisia
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2020-05-09 In Public health measures: Strengthening the public health system
completion of an urgent center to treat cases carrying the corona virus
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2020-05-08 Out Socio-economic measures: Emergency administrative structures activated or established
Guidelines on how to secure university return, with additional safety measures.
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2020-05-08 In Movement restrictions: Surveillance and monitoring
Surveilling food-based organizations and shops
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2020-05-07 In Public health measures: General recommendations
Tips to prevent the corona virus during the guided quarantine period
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2020-05-07 In Lockdown: Partial lockdown
need to obtain a roaming license (for persons licensed to move to work)
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2020-05-06 In Public health measures: General recommendations
Advice on single-use surgical masks
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2020-04-29 In Public health measures: Strengthening the public health system
New national strategy for guided quarantine
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2020-04-24 In Movement restrictions: Surveillance and monitoring
Health surveillance campaigns on the occasion of the holy month of Ramadan
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2020-04-22 In Public health measures: Strengthening the public health system
Launch of rapid testing
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2020-04-22 In Public health measures: Awareness campaigns
How to wear, use, remove and get rid of a mask
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2020-04-20 In Public health measures: General recommendations
Health tips in preparation for the holy month of Ramadan
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2020-04-19 In Public health measures: Strengthening the public health system
dedicated to dealing with the concerns of health professionals in public health structures. public health system reform project
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2020-04-16 In Public health measures: Strengthening the public health system
opening of the medical unit kovid-19 at the university hospital in SOSA
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2020-04-14 In Public health measures: General recommendations
General recommendations for good hygiene.
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2020-04-10 In Public health measures: Strengthening the public health system
further implementation of the national health programmes
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2020-04-08 In Socio-economic measures: Economic measures
Manufacturing standards set for masks + distribution routes.
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2020-04-07 In Movement restrictions: Checkpoints within the country
Thermal cameras at wholesale markets
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2020-04-07 In Social distancing: Changes in prison-related policies
Female prisoners being taught to sew in order to meet national needs for supplies in the field
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2020-04-04 In Public health measures: General recommendations
Recommendations for parents to support them in good handling their children with autism spectrum during quarantine period
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2020-04-03 In Public health measures: Strengthening the public health system
Website for medical consultations on COVID-19 to take pressure off the existing health care system and to protect workers and other patients.
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2020-04-02 In Public health measures: Other public health measures enforced
New initiatives to support sanitation for the new corona virus
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2020-04-02 In Public health measures: Awareness campaigns
Ministry of health began an awareness campaign to stop corona via < www.stopcorona.gov.tn >. This includes information, an online diagnostic tool for surveillance, and results portal.
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2020-04-02 In Public health measures: Awareness campaigns
Awareness campaign includes a diagnostic tool for surveillance.
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2020-04-01 In Public health measures: Psychological assistance and medical social work
Psychological assistance hotline
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2020-03-31 In Public health measures: Strengthening the public health system
Upgrading laboratories
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2020-03-29 In Public health measures: Requirement to wear protective gear in public
Raising protections of health workers
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2020-03-26 In Social distancing: Limit public gatherings
New procedures to limit the areas of the spread of the coronavirus. Encouraging young people specifically to stay inside; says they haven’t been listening to requests to keep social distance.
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2020-03-25 In Public health measures: Strengthening the public health system
Recruited health professionals to address the virus and take care of patients
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2020-03-24 In Socio-economic measures: Economic measures
Ensuring the functioning of vital facilities in all sectors under quarantine
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2020-03-23 In Public health measures: Strengthening the public health system
New hospital dedicated to receiving COVID-19 patients
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2020-03-22 In Public health measures: Other public health measures enforced
Sterilization and cleaning of security vehicles
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2020-03-21 In Public health measures: Awareness campaigns
Awareness campaigns for citizens and sterilization of shops and cafes
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2020-03-21 In Movement restrictions: Surveillance and monitoring
Intensifying health surveillance campaigns
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2020-03-20 In Socio-economic measures: Economic measures
Private clinics strengthen state efforts to counter the spread of the new virus in Tunisia
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2020-03-19 In Public health measures: Other public health measures enforced
increasing cleansing, sterilization and ocean hygiene campaigns within the framework of the implementation of the national plan
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2020-03-18 In Public health measures: General recommendations
General recommendations as part of the requirements of the national plan
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2020-03-18 In Movement restrictions: Surveillance and monitoring
Telephones lines and apps to monitor
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2020-03-18 In Movement restrictions: Border closure 
Land and airports for commercial flights. Goods and repatriation flights still on.
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2020-03-17 In Public health measures: General recommendations
Doctors call old people and people with chronic diseases to stay home from the virus
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2020-03-15 In Public health measures: Other public health measures enforced
Special procedures for hospital arrivals and heart patients
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2020-03-15 In Socio-economic measures: Economic measures
MoF asking citizens and institutions to donate to the anti-epidemic fund and reduce social/economic consequences.
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2020-03-15 In Movement restrictions: Visa restrictions
People who travelled from China, South Korea, Iran and Italy in the previous 14 days, cannot enter the country.
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2020-03-14 In Public health measures: Awareness campaigns
Awareness campaign on the street, handing out flyers
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2020-03-13 In Public health measures: Other public health measures enforced
New health and safety measures inside cafes and restaurants
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2020-03-13 In Public health measures: Awareness campaigns
Awareness campaign for the deaf, using sign language to translate
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2020-03-13 In Social distancing: Schools closure 
Close all kindergarten, school schools, private and foreign schools until March 28th with possibility of extension after the end of the holiday
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2020-03-13 In Social distancing: Limit public gatherings
Closing Cafes, clubs and restaurants. Suspension of community prayer. All National tournaments and sports events whether in the closed halls or outside. Restrictions apply from March 13th till April 4th.
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2020-03-13 In Movement restrictions: Border closure 
Closing the maritime borders as a whole. Restrictions apply from March 13th till April 4th.
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2020-03-13 In Public health measures: Other public health measures enforced
Intervention units and hygiene agents sanitizing public spaces
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2020-03-13 In Movement restrictions: Additional health/documents requirements upon arrival
All Tunisian and foreign arrivals about the application of the health survey automatically and as soon as they come. Restrictions apply from March 13th till April 4th.
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2020-03-13 In Movement restrictions: International flights suspension
Total closure of the air border with Italy. Maintain one flight daily from France. Maintain one weekly flight for Egypt, Spain, Britain and Germany. Restrictions apply from March 13th till April 4th.
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2020-03-10 In Public health measures: Awareness campaigns
Awareness campaigns in schools
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2020-03-10 In Social distancing: Schools closure 
holiday to start on Thursday, March 12 at all levels of education, although the situation does not need to stop classes.
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2020-03-10 In Movement restrictions: Border closure 
stop all cruises between Tunisia and Italy
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2020-03-10 In Movement restrictions: International flights suspension
Flights from Marseille to Tunisia were reduced to one trip per week instead of two. Tunisia to receive flights from Italy only from Rome and decide to reduce the number of flights from 14 to 3 per week. These actions are valid until April 4, 2020 this date can be adjusted according to the evolution of the situation.
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2020-03-10 In Movement restrictions: Surveillance and monitoring
Strengthening monitoring and prevention methods
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2020-03-08 In Public health measures: Health screenings in airports and border crossings
Increased security and health efforts at border crossing points
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2020-03-02 In Public health measures: General recommendations
General recommendations for those visiting Italy
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2020-03-02 In Socio-economic measures: Emergency administrative structures activated or established
Activation of emergency frameworks
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2020-02-03 In Public health measures: Isolation and quarantine policies
The government repatriated 10 tunisians living in Wuhan. They were places in an isolation center for 14 days.
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2020-01-30 In Public health measures: Awareness campaigns
Additional information provided to incoming passengers at points of entry.
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2020-01-29 In Public health measures: Health screenings in airports and border crossings
Health screenings of passengers from China, including thermal cameras at airports.
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2020-01-29 In Public health measures: Testing policy
Suspected cases will have severe symptoms AND no other reason that could explain the symptoms AND returned from China (Wuhan, Hubei province) within the past 14 days. Cases can only be confirmed in a clinic / lab.
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2020-01-29 In Movement restrictions: Additional health/documents requirements upon arrival
Additional health documents from passengers from China
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2020-01-29 In Public health measures: Isolation and quarantine policies
14 days upon return
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2020-01-25 In Movement restrictions: Surveillance and monitoring
Hotline set up to contact in suspected cases
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