Botswana overview

5,923

cases

21

DEATHS

927

recovered

0.4%

Fatality Rate

15.7%

Recovery Rate

travel ban and restrictions due to the coronavirus in Botswana

due to Coronavirus Travel
Restrictions and Bans in Botswana:

1. Passengers arriving from Austria, Belgium, China (People's Rep.), Denmark, France, Germany, India, Iran, Italy, Japan, Korea (Rep.), Netherlands, Norway, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, USA or United Kingdom are not allowed to enter Botswana. - This does not apply to nationals of Botswana. - This does not apply to passengers who reside in Botswana. 2. Nationals and residents of Botswana will be quarantined for 14 days. 3. Passengers can no longer obtain a visa on arrival in Botswana.. 4. Visas issued to nationals of Austria, Belgium, China (People's Rep.), Denmark, France, Germany, India, Iran, Italy, Japan, Korea (Rep.), Netherlands, Norway, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland or USA are invalidated. 5. Visas issued to passengers with a British passport with nationality "British Citizen" are invalidated.

Advice on the use of masks in the context of COVID-19

This document provides advice on the use of masks in communities, during home care, and in health care settings in areas that have reported cases of COVID-19. It is intended for individuals in the community, public health and infection prevention and control (IPC) professionals, health care managers, health care workers (HCWs), and community health workers. This updated version includes a section on Advice to decision makers on the use of masks for healthy people in community settings.

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak: rights,roles and responsibilities of health workers, including key considerations for occupational safety and health

Health workers are at the front line of the COVID-19 outbreak response and as such are exposed to hazards that put them at risk of infection. Hazards include pathogen exposure, long working hours, psychological distress, fatigue, occupational burnout, stigma, and physical and psychological violence. This document highlights the rights and responsibilities of health workers, including the specific measures needed to protect occupational safety and health.