Nunavik Map

Alert levels for Nunavik communities

 

vert Low risk

Category

Green

Degree of risk

Low risk

Description

No cases of COVID-19 associated with the community in the last 4 weeks.

Examples

All cases are outside of the territory.

Possible community interventions

Universal prevention measures.

Possible interventions with regard to travel between communities

No restrictions.

Interventions with regard to communications

Universal standard messages.

 

jaune Controlled risk

Category

Yellow

Degree of risk

Controlled risk

Description

Some cases, but with a controlled risk of transmission.

Examples

All cases developed/acquired outside of the territory.

Possible community interventions

Universal prevention measures.

Possible interventions with regard to travel between communities

No restrictions.

Interventions with regard to communications

Priority communications for impacted persons. 

Local leaders informed.

Objective: confidentiality.

 

orange Moderate risk

Category

Orange

Degree of risk

Moderate risk

Description

Limited local transmission or risk has to be assessed

Examples

Detection of one case that cannot be associated with a known source or trip (travel).

or

One or more people with COVID-19 moving about freely in the community.

Possible community interventions

Possible closing of transmission sites associated with existing cases.

Reduction in the number of people allowed to gather at a given time.

Targeted testing/screening.

Possible interventions with regard to travel between communities

Quarantine for 14 days following travel from a community at the orange level.

Interventions with regard to communications

Local leaders involved in communication measures.

Objective: communication of the degree of risk.

 

rouge High risk

Category

Red

Degree of risk

High risk

Description

Evidence of ongoing local transmission.

Examples

Several cases that are not related to a trip (travel) or contact between persons.

Possible community interventions

Possible closing of public places, except for essential services.

All gatherings prohibited.

Widespread testing/screening.

Possible interventions with regard to travel between communities

Essential travel to or from a community at the red level.

Quarantine for 14 days following travel from a community at the red level.

Interventions with regard to communications

Communal/wide-scale approach to foster acceptance of the interventions implemented.

Objective: participation.