31 March 2020 – Economic stimuli to reduce impact of Covid-19 on vulnerable citizens

Type of Intervention: Stimulus
Sectors Involved: Social Services
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency: President

Overview: Joko Widodo has provided relief for household electricity bills for 3 months, suspending payment for 450-VA customers and providing a 50% discount for 900-VA customers, as response to the work-from-home order. This order has been acknowledged to have burdened informal workers in particular.
Full details here: https://www.cnnindonesia.com/ekonomi/20200331152018-85-488730/corona-jokowi-gratiskan-listrik-orang-miskin-selama-3-bulan

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