II.A - COVID -19 effects, Marikina Hospital - Overcrowded

Situation Overview & Needs Analysis

The COVID-19 pandemic brought in unprecedented challenges for both public health and the economy. Weaknesses in the performance of local health systems, coupled with gaps in social protection mechanisms has put many lives at risk of contracting the virus or succumbing to financial catastrophe.

II.B Task Force Meetings

Government Response

Government response against COVID-19 relies heavily on the cooperation and coordination among key agencies and officers from the national level down to the local level. Response teams have been organized from the national to the local level to help implement a cross-cutting action plan against COVID-19.