Rapid Innovations in Response to COVID-19: Examples from the Republic of Korea
Mar 13, 2020
The Republic of Korea is well known for its advanced technology and innovations. Since the breakout of COVID-19 in the country on 22 January 2020, the Government and the private sector have been introducing various innovative measures in response. This piece illustrates some innovative practices introduced by the Korean Government and the private sector with regards to public information disclosure, virus testing, and monitoring of quarantined persons by the authorities.