Kazakhstan overview

109,406

cases

1,768

DEATHS

105,001

recovered

1.6%

Fatality Rate

96.0%

Recovery Rate

travel ban and restrictions due to the coronavirus in Kazakhstan

due to Coronavirus Travel
Restrictions and Bans in Kazakhstan:

1. Passengers are not allowed to enter and exit from/to Kazakhstan until further notice (official source http://www.mfa.kz/en/). - This does not apply to nationals of Kazakhstan, who left the country – upon their return. - This does not apply to nationals of Kazakhstan, who travelling abroad for treatment – supporting documents from medical institutes are required. - This does not apply to foreigners departing from Kazakhstan - This does not apply to staff of the diplomatic service of Kazakhstan and foreign states and members of their families, as well as members of delegations of foreign states and international organizations traveling to Kazakhstan at the invitation of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Kazakhstan; - This does not apply to crewmembers of train, locomotive, aircraft and sea crews; - This does not apply to service personnel of foreign cross-border facilities on the territory of Kazakhstan and service personnel of Kazakh cross-border facilities on the territory of neighboring states; - This does not apply to foreigners (stateless persons), holders of Kazakh residence permits; - This does not apply to foreigners who are family members of citizens of Kazakhstan (subject to confirmation of kinship – spouses, parents and children). 2. All airports are closed for international flights until 30 April 2020. - This does not apply to state flights, ferry flights, sanitary flights or technical landing for refuel.

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.