So far Estonia has managed to avoid complete lockdown caused by the pandemic. But several restrictions on freedom of movement, self-isolation and quarantine policies are in place. As well multiple regional restrictions concerning mainly restaurants and entertainment facilities, as well the event organisation. Wearing a face mask is required in public indoor spaces.
The most updated information about the current COVID-19 situation in Estonia and all about travel restrictions are available on the official COVID-19 crisis webpage.
Due to the evolving nature of pandemic and also considering the possible positive outcomes from the vaccinations it is not possible to provide the whole list of safety measures that the organisers will implement at the IPC2021. But the safety of the speakers, moderators and attendees is the top priority of the organisers.
The organising team is monitoring the situation constantly and informed decisions will be made.
Safety protocol for the IPC2021 includes:
The COVID-19 policy of IPC2021 is constantly updated considering the current situation in Estonia and rules by the government.