In 2020 the world was hit by a global pandemic called COVID-19, the Corona Virus. Strange times: many countries announced national lockdowns. In short this means people had to stay in their homes and events involving a lot of people were cancelled.
We were glued to our homes as well and asked ourselves: how can we give insight in this new strange situation using our expertise? A term coined often at that time was 'Flattening the Curve'. With the rising number of Corona patients the question whether intensive care capacities could handle this became pressing. The lockdowns were installed to make sure the number of new patients per day would flatten and stay under the limit of the ICU's capacity.
We went to explore how this process worked per country.