27 March 2020 – Deployed military medical staff to support COVID-19 response

Intervention Categories: Legal and policy; Enforcement actions; Finance policy and financial aid; Financial aid to health services
Level of Jurisdiction: National

Overview: The Dutch Government announced the deployment of military doctors, nurses, personnel and supplies to hospitals and public health services to assist public health staff.

Currently 110 military nurses and doctors are deployed in the Netherlands, alongside 51 logistics and planning personnel.

The military is also supporting the enforcement of border controls and travel restrictions, as well as the construction of emergency accomodation and shelters.
Full details here: https://www.defensie.nl/onderwerpen/coronavirus-covid-19