Federalism and the COVID-19 crisis: A perspective from Germany

As the world copes with COVID-19, federations are no exception. In a new series, practitioners and experts from around the world will share perspectives on how federalism has shaped their country’s pandemic response. The authors will also examine possible future implications of the crisis on the governance system.

In this second piece, former Minister-President of the Free State of Saxony, Georg Milbradt examines Germany’s experience dealing with the COVID virus.