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Coronavirus (COVID-19): scientific evidence supporting the UK government response

June 29, 2020, 2:17:25 PM

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Posted on: 26 June 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19): scientific evidence supporting the UK government response

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The national and global response to the spread of COVID-19 continues to develop quickly and our collective knowledge of the virus is growing by the second.

During a response to a virus of this nature, it is imperative that the public is confident the government has based its decisions on a representative range of the most up-to-date science advice. In the case of COVID-19, the Scientific Advisory Group for Emergencies (SAGE) has been providing ministers and officials with free and frank advice throughout, based on external scientific evidence and a wide source of essential information.

In fast-moving situations, transparency should be at the heart of what the government does.

We have therefore published the statements and the accompanying evidence to demonstrate how our understanding of COVID-19 has continued to evolve as new data emerges, and how SAGE’s advice has quickly adapted to new findings that reflect a changing situation.



Contains public sector information licensed under the Open Government Licence v3.0.

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