Open Collaboration Partners

Sharing diverse points of view and scientific evidence for policy consideration

Objectives:Open collaboration partners (OPCs) contribute to the Japanese Government’s effort to contain COVID-19 while maintaining economic activities from various perspectives. The policy decision shall be supported by scientific evidence. In the emergency with a lot of unknowns and uncertainty, it is critical to have diverse viewpoint to make decision more robust and reliable. OPCs contribute for such a process by providing us with diverse points of view.

*This information describes the results of simulations conducted by researchers to analyze the effects of corona countermeasures. All results including the simulations in the documents are not the official views of the Government.