From Lockdown to Reopening: Strategic Considerations for the Resumption of Activities in Latin America and the Caribbean within the framework of Covid-19

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Author
Arroio, Raimundo;
Irigoyen, José;
Mejía, Isabel;
Mendieta, Claudia;
Moreno, Samuel;
Peñaherrera, Sebastián;
Date
May 2020
This document raises a series of considerations to consider when resuming activities once the confinement stage ends, motivated by the need to reduce the spread of COVID-19. It also reviews a series of official proposals for the opening of expert groups and other institutions and summarizes some lessons from the initial experiences of the countries that are taking this route.

This document is part of a 3-monograph IDB series on public policies in the context of COVID-19. The other documents may be downloaded using the following links:

Public Policy to Tackle Covid-19: Recommendations for Latin America and the Caribbean
https://publications.iadb.org/en/public-policy-to-tackle-covid-19-recommendations-for--latin-america-and-the-caribbean

Salir del túnel pandémico con crecimiento y equidad: Una estrategia para un nuevo compacto social en América Latina y el Caribe
https://publications.iadb.org/es/salir-del-tunel-pandemico-con-crecimiento-y-equidad-una-estrategia-para-un-nuevo-compacto-social-en-america-latina-y-el-caribe