The Governor’s Office Explains that the CNMI Avoided the Worst Case Scenario
“How did the Commonwealth manage to avoid the doomsday scenario that FEMA’s model predicted?
According to several healthcare professionals, the model was created under the assumption that the CNMI’s Covid-19 mitigation efforts began on April 6 when the Commonwealth government arranged for the suspension of flights between Guam and Saipan. However, true mitigation efforts began much earlier. In fact, the CNMI was one of the fastest responders in the world.”