The Association of Foundations and the CSO & Private Sector Coalition in Response to COVID-19 (CSO Collab Group) hosted a forum on November 9 to discuss the status of the country’s COVID-19 vaccination efforts. Guest resource persons from the Department of Health (DOH) and Philippine Disaster Resilience Foundation (PDRF) provided data while colleagues from the CSO Collab Group shared their LGU-CSO partnership vaccination experience in Caloocan City. Forum participants were encouraged to help in efforts to reach herd immunity and ensure that available vaccines are all utilized for this purpose. Photo shows Mr. Oman Jiao (AF), Dr. Rachel Basa (Caloocan City Health Dept.), Ms. Aurora Ciego (Caloocan City Planning and Development Office), Ms. MeAn Ignacio (KCoop), Mr. Bill Luz (PDRF), and Dr. Adriel Pizarra (DOH).

CSO SIGN-UP. CSO representatives who would like to be endorsed by the National Vaccine Operations Center to the respective provincial counterparts in order to help in the COVID-19 vaccination effort may sign up here.