Table 2

CoMo Consortium member countries’ stages of engagement with policymakers

Stage 1
Preliminary analyses and model calibration to explore optimal containment strategies
  • Argentina

  • Bangladesh

  • Brazil

  • Cambodia

  • Ecuador

  • Ethiopia

  • Nigeria

  • Taiwan

  • Sierra Leone

  • Malaysia

Stage 2
Have engaged with local Ministries of Health (MoH) or relevant policymakers and are in the process of analysing the different strategies under consideration
  • Philippines

  • Portugal

  • Myanmar

  • Northwest Syria

Stage 3
Have on at least one occasion presented CoMo Consortium model results to the local MoH or relevant policymakers
  • Afghanistan

  • Cameroon

  • Haiti

  • Iran

  • Lao PDR

  • Tabasco Province, Mexico

  • Queretaro State, Mexico

  • Thailand

  • Mozambique

  • New York State, USA

  • Orange County, California, USA

  • Timor-Leste

  • Nepal

Stage 4
The local MoH has made policy decisions based on CoMo Consortium model predictions
  • Kyrgyzstan

  • North Sumatra Province, Indonesia

  • CoMo, COVID-19 Modelling.