Walter Cruz’s Oral History

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Title

Walter Cruz’s Oral History

Synopsis

● Walter Cruz (pseudonym), British Expatriate, 67 years old
● Non-Local Educator/Teacher
● Has been living in Brunei for nine and a half years.
● Social Distancing.
● BruHealth (Health and Tracing App) implemented.
● Less and smaller social gatherings including for outdoor activities.
● Family living internationally. Wife experiences travel restrictions and Brunei COVID incoming flights regulations upon returning to Brunei.

Date Created

January 28, 2021

Language of interview

English

Index

Biography 1-2
- Colleagues 3, 15
- Employer 4-5
- Family 3, 6-7, 10, 15-16
--- Wife was a health professional 3
- Friends 14-15

Bruneian Government Covid-response 5, 14
- Border closure 3, 10
- BruHealth 12, 14
- Lockdown 3
- Isolation 7
- PPE 5
- Quarantine 5
- Travel Restrictions 3-4, 6-10

Communication
- News 2, 10
- Social Media 9, 16, 18

Daily Routine
- Food 5, 9
--- Dining in 6
--- Takeaways 6
--- Lack of some fruit, vegetable and meat (lamb) 10
- Supermarket 5

Job
- Work from Home 7
- University 7-8
--- Online classes 7-8

Response measures for Covid-19
- Danger of Covid-19
- Hygiene 3, 19
- Fitness 11-12
- Social Distancing 10-11
- Swab test 13
- Vaccine 10, 14

Support
- Businesses 19-21
- Covid-19 Fund 16
- Migrant Worker 18 -19
- NGO 17

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Walter Cruz’s Oral History