Skip to main content

Preparedness for the COVID-19 pandemic

This study will examine how well prepared the government was for the COVID-19 pandemic. It will consider the following questions:

  • Did the government adequately identify the risk of a pandemic like COVID-19?
  • Did the government take appropriate steps to prepare for the pandemic given its understanding of the risk?
  • How well did the preparations in place operate during the early months of the pandemic?

Read more about all our work to report on the government’s response to the pandemic.