Last shipment of U.S-donated Pfizer vaccines under Duterte admin arrives; shows continued support to the next admin – Galvez

NAIA TERMINAL 3, PASAY CITY (27 June 2022) – The last shipment of COVID-19 vaccines donated by the United States government arrived here on Monday, just a few days before the Duterte administration ends its term.

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NTF, DOH honor nation’s outstanding regions, health workers for effective vaccine rollout

QUEZON CITY (June 20, 2022) – “Nang dahil sa inyo, milyon milyong buhay ang ating nailigtas mula sa COVID-19. Kayo ang patunay na walang imposible kung tayong lahat ay magkakaisa, magtutulungan, at higit sa lahat, buo ang adhikaing magsilbi sa bayan.”

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Duterte admin’s legacy: PH fully vaccinates 70M Filipinos before turnover of administration

PASAY CITY, Philippines – Within 15 months after the National Vaccination Program was launched, the Philippine government has achieved its target of fully vaccinating 70 million Filipinos against COVID-19.

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NTF vows to fully vaccinate at least 70M before the end of Duterte administration

MALACANANG, MANILA (06 June 2022) — The National Task Force Against COVID-19 remains confident that it will achieve its goal of fully vaccinating at least 70 million Filipinos by the end of the Duterte administration’s term.

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Far-flung communities in PH to benefit from Australia’s tech donation

PASAY CITY (June 6, 2022) – In a bid to help improve the Philippines’ COVID-19 data management system, the Australian government through the World Health Organization (WHO) has donated 4,400 digital tablets and wireless keyboards to data managers and encoders in different regions of the country.

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Statement of Sec. Carlito G. Galvez, Jr., National Task Force Against Covid-19 Chief Implementer and Vaccine Czar on the latest Nikkei Asia’s COVID-19 Recovery Index

The National Task Force Against COVID-19 welcomes the significant improvement of the Philippines’ ranking in the latest Nikkei Asia COVID-19 Recovery Index. The Philippines is now ranked 33rd out of 121 nations in terms of infection management, vaccine rollout and social mobility. This is a complete turnaround from the country’s ranking in September 2021 wherein it was at the bottom of the list.

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NTF against covid-19 highlights milestones, challenges in pandemic response efforts at Duterte legacy summit

PICC, PASAY CITY — The National Task Force against COVID-19 highlighted the milestones achieved by the national government in its pandemic response efforts, as well as the challenges faced by the country during the health crisis.

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NTF prepares for an ‘imminent’ rise in COVID-19 cases in May; recommends to include seafarers, OFWs for 2nd booster

DAVAO CITY, PHILIPPINES (27 April 2022) — A possible surge in the country’s COVID-19 cases may happen in the middle of May following the mammoth crowds drawn by campaign rallies and the emergence of Omicron sub-variants in different parts of the world.

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PH cited in G20 report as model country for reducing vaccine hesitancy, increasing demand generation

MALACANANG, MANILA (18 April 2022) — A group of international organizations have recognized the Philippines for its exemplary efforts in addressing vaccine hesitancy among its citizens.

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PRRD asks BARMM to scale up vaccination drive; BARMM says vaccination allowed during fasting in Ramadan

MALACANANG, MANILA (11 April 2022) — President Rodrigo Roa Duterte urged Bangsamoro Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (BARMM) officials to ramp up their vaccination efforts as the region continues to lag behind other areas in the country in terms of vaccination output.

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