Argentina requires app monitoring during incoming travellers' quarantine


On March 23, Argentina's immigration agency, Dirección Nacional de Migraciones (DNM), announced that anyone arriving in the country would be required to install the free COVID-19 Ministry of Health app on their phone for 14 days to ensure they comply with quarantine rules in order to protect the population. The Office of the Chief of Staff had instructed the DNM to adopt this policy when it launched the app, also on March 23. Since launch, the number of unnecessary permissions the app requests has been reduced..

Sources: (Spanish) (Spanish)

Writer: Ministry of Health
Publication: Official government bulletin