First, tracking and collecting data though both existing (cellphones, banking, CCTVs etc.) and new (COVID apps…) solutions have proven themselves as an efficient response to the epidemic control and surveillance. These tools are crucial for the post-lockdown periods to reduce the risk of a second wave.
Second, governments will need to initiate large-scale partnerships with NGOs, private entities, and international partners to be able to syndicate necessary resources for the next step of their "enforced" digital transformation. New governmental tools can help ensure economic support and assistance to businesses and individuals, and reduce possibility of fraud.