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Health Alert: Government of Peru Announces Updates to Movement Restrictions – U.S. Embassy Lima, Peru (April 9, 2021)

Location: Peru (countrywide) Event: ​Government of Peru Announces Updates to Movement Restrictions  (April 9, 2021) On April 8, 2021, the Government of Peru announced the extension of the current regional alert levels and movement restrictions for an additional week, effective April 12 to April 18, 2021.  The Government of Peru also announced that they will update quarantine ...
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Health Alert: Government of Peru Asks Foreigners to Update Information to be Included in Vaccine Registry (April 9, 2021)

Location: Peru (countrywide) Event: ​Government of Peru Asks Foreigners to Update Information to be Included in Vaccine Registry (April 9, 2021) On April 4, 2021, Peru’s Ministry of Health (MINSA) announced a new national vaccine strategy aimed at vaccinating populations by district and province by age group.  This plan will take effect on April 16, ...
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Health Alert: Peruvian Ministry of Health warns of increased cases of Zika, dengue, and chikungunya (March 25, 2021)

Location: Peru (countrywide) Event: ​Peruvian Ministry of Health warns of increased cases of Zika, dengue, and chikungunya (March 25, 2021) On Friday, March 19, the Peruvian Ministry of Health’s Center for Epidemiology, Prevention and Disease Control issued a public health alert for all of Peru reporting an increase of certain mosquito-borne diseases, including dengue, chikungunya and ...
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Health Alert: Government of Peru Announces Updates to Movement Restrictions (March 25, 2021)

Location: Peru (countrywide) Event: Government of Peru Announces Updates to Movement Restrictions On March 24, 2021, the Government of Peru announced modifications to the existing regional alert levels and movement restrictions effective March 29 to April 11, 2021, in addition to the previously announced Semana Santa restrictions from April 1 to April 4. The Government ...
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Alert: Government of Peru Announces Semana Santa (Holy Week) Quarantine Restrictions (March 22, 2021)

Location: Peru (countrywide) Event: Government of Peru Announces Semana Santa (Holy Week) Quarantine Restrictions (March 22, 2021) On March 17, 2021 the Government of Peru announced nationwide quarantine restrictions for Semana Santa (Holy Week) from April 1 – April 4, 2021.  24-hour curfew during April 1-4, 2021 with the exception ​of one person per family permitted outside ...
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