Belo Horizonte hosts Covid-19 testing event

Name of the local/regional government
Belo Horizonte
Brazil
Government representative or decision and policy-maker
Type of initiative
Response
Highest scale of the initiative
Metropolitan Area
Type of response
Health
Initiative language
Portuguese

On September 17, tests to detect Covid-19 in the population were carried out at the Youth Reference Center (CRJ). Rapid antigen tests by nasal collection were used, allowing a quick result in just 30 minutes. The action is part of the launching of the National Testing Expansion Plan for the new Coronavirus, by the Ministry of Health.

To which (if any) collective(s) is addressed mainly this initiative?
No distiction
Is this initiative supported by any organization?
No
This initiative has been created...
As a reaction to specific problems generated by the pandemic

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