25 March 2020 – Comprehensive decree enacted on people’s movements

Type of Intervention: Executive Order, Ministry of Health
Sectors Involved: Civil Defence, Executive Office, Finance/Economy, Health, Military, Police and Interior Affairs
Intervention Categories: Social and physical distancing measures; Domestic travel; International travel measures; Legal and policy; Declaring state of emergency; Finance policy and financial aid; Stimulus packages and financial support
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency: Ministry of Health

Overview: A health emergency is declared. Total closure of borders. No vehicles are allowed to circulate. Mobility is restricted to one person per family once a week. The State will pay for the consumption of electricity for the poorest households and will subsidize part of the consumption of the rest. The State will pay 50% of water bills.
Full details here: https://eldeber.com.bo/173257_en-bolivia-se-han-sido-emitidos-13-decretos-y-dos-leyes-para-hacer-frente-al-covid-19

Type of Justification: Perception of an increased threat