22 April 2020 – Government releases stimulus cheques for families in need

Type of Intervention: Financial and Economic
Sectors Involved: Finance/Economy
Intervention Categories: Finance policy and financial aid; Stimulus packages and financial support
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency: Prime Minister Abdelaziz Derraj

Overview: The government of Algeria issued stimulus cheque for families in need (over 200k families) to ease lockdown financial impact on the population
Full details here: http://www.aps.dz/societe/104006-une-allocation-de-10-000-da-pour-les-familles-necessiteuses-et-celles-affectees-par-le-coronavirus

Type of Justification: Advice of INTERNAL government advisory committee or group
Source of Evidence or Justification: National – government