This crisis challenges governments in many ways, from short reaction times to a lack of testing and evaluating new policies quickly and correctly. During the Coronavirus crisis, governments need time to research lessons learned of already existing policies. Still, as resources are used for the most urgent matters and circumstances are fast-moving and unpredictable, this can be a difficult task.
To provide information on a broad set of policies in countries around the world, the OECD set up a comprehensive online platform. On this website, policy solutions are made available to policy makers and politicians that help to boost healthcare systems, secure businesses, maintain jobs and education, and stabilise financial markets and economies.