NOVEL CORONAVIRUS - New measures against covid-19
Schools and day care facilities will close
All public schools and daycare facilities will close Monday, 16 March, 2020 and for two weeks. Private institutions are encouraged to do the same.
Municipalities will establish emergency care for children of whom the parents work in the health care sector – you will be directly informed by your child’s school or day care.
Grandparents should not look after children if they are particularly vulnerable to covid-19 due to age or health.
Students at all educational institutions are sent home
Pupils and students in all public youth education and higher education etc. will be sent home as soon as possible and no later than Friday, 13 March 2020 for two weeks. Private institutions are encouraged to do the same. For boarding school students, it must be agreed locally which students can stay at the school until the school reopens.
Limited use of public transport - avoid rush hour
The use of public transport must be limited and spread over as much time and capacity as possible. Action has already been taken to ensure this, including driving with greater capacity.
All indoor cultural institutions, libraries, leisure facilities, etc. will close
All indoor public cultural institutions, libraries, leisure facilities and similar indoor activities will be closed as soon as possible and no later than Friday, 13 March 2020 for two weeks. All private providers, self-governing institutions, voluntary associations and religious communities, etc. are strongly encouraged to do the same.
Read more about Coronavirus in English on Coranasmitte.dk: https://politi.dk/coronavirus-i-danmark/in-english/new-measures-against-covid-19