The Government of Kosovo approves the decision to declare an Emergency for Public Health

Prishtina, 15 March 2020

The Government of the Republic of Kosovo, in its 11th correspondent meeting, invited by the Prime Minister of the Republic of Kosovo, Albin Kurti, at the request of the Minister of Health, has decided to declare an emergency for public health.

According to the decision, the institutions of the Government of the Republic of Kosovo shall be obliged to act in accordance with the National Response Plan and activate the Emergency Support Function 8 (ESF8 public health and medical services).

The Ministry of Health shall be responsible for managing the declared public health emergency situation.