National Government Agencies (NGAs)

No.

Departments / Agencies

Information

Website

Facebook Page

1.      

Bureau of Customs (BOC)

DOF Issuances on COVID-19, Reports on PPE

https://www.dof.gov.ph/dof-issuances-on-covid-19/

@BureauOfCustomsPH

2.      

Department of Budget and Management (DBM)

Budget and Management Issuances on COVID-19

https://www.dbm.gov.ph/index.php/secretary-s-corner/press-releases/list-of-press-releases/

@DBMgovph

3.      

Department of Education (DEPED)

DEPED Memoranda on COVID-19 related issuances affecting Education Sector

https://www.deped.gov.ph/category/issuances/deped-memoranda/

@DepartmentOfEducationPH

4.      

Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA)

Public and Travel Advisories on COVID-19

https://www.dfa.gov.ph/covid-19-advisories

@dfaphl

5.      

Department of Health (DOH)

Case Tracker, Issuances, Press Releases

https://www.doh.gov.ph/covid19tracker

@OfficialDOHgov

6.      

Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE)

COVID-10 Mitigating Measures, Labor and Employment Issuances due to COVID-19, Press Releases, Updates on CAMP and TUPAD

https://www.dole.gov.ph/covid-19-mitigating-measures/

@laborandemployment

7.      

Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD)

COVID-19 DSWD DROMIC Report, News and Updates, Issuances, Social Amelioration Program

https://www.dswd.gov.ph/issuances/#MCs

@dswdserves

8.      

Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG)

Interior and Local Government Issuances and Directives on COVID-19

https://www.dilg.gov.ph/issuances-archive/mc/

@dilg.philippines

9.      

Department of Trade and Industry (DTI)

Issuances, Trade and Industry COVID-19 Resources

https://www.dti.gov.ph/covid19/

@DTI.Philippines

10.   

Department of Transportation (DOTr)

Transportation Issuances, News, Updates, Memoranda on COVID-19

http://www.dotr.gov.ph/

@DOTrPH

11.   

Office of Civil Defense – National Disaster Risk Reduction Management Council (OCD-NDRRMC)

Status of Donations for COVID-19 Response

http://ocd.gov.ph/donations.html

@civildefensePH

12.   

Office of the Presidential Spokesperson (OPS)

Press Conferences

n/a

@PresSpokespersonPH

13.   

Overseas Workers Welfare Administration (OWWA)

Repatriated OFW updates due to COVID-19, Advisories, News

https://www.owwa.gov.ph/

@OWWAofficial

14.   

People’s Television Network (PTV)

Special Coverage, Live Updates

https://ptvnews.ph/covid-19/

@PTVph

15.   

Philippine News Agency (PNA)

News and Information

https://www.pna.gov.ph/categories/health-and-lifestyle

@pnagovph

16.   

Presidential Communications Operations Office (PCOO)

a.     Freedom of Information (FOI) Philippines

b.     Laging Handa PH

COVID Case Bulletin, Updates, Press Releases, Transparency Initiatives

http://www.covid19.gov.ph/

@pcoogov, @foiph, @LagingHandaPHL

17.   

Procurement Service – Philippine Government Electronic Procurement System (PS-PHILGEPS)

COVID-19 Response Items Dashboard and related Issuances

http://ps-philgeps.gov.ph/home/index.php/agency-relations/covid-19-response-items-dashboard

@ProcurementServiceOfficial

18.   

Radio Television Malacañang – RTVM (RTVM)

Press Conferences

n/a

@rtvmalacanang

 

International Organizations

No.

Organizations

Information

Website

Facebook Page

1.   

World Health Organization (WHO)

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) Pandemic Global Situation, Latest Updates, Public Advice, Country and Technical Guidance, Rolling updates and outbreak situation, among others

https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019

@WHO

2.   

World Health Organization Philippines (WHO-PH)

Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak in the Philippines

https://www.who.int/philippines/emergencies/covid-19-in-the-philippines

@whophilippines

3.   

Open Government Partnership (OGP)

Open Government Approaches to Tackling COVID-19 (Responses)

https://www.opengovpartnership.org/collecting-open-government-approaches-to-covid-19/

@opengovernmentpartnership

Non-Government Organizations (NGOs)

No.

Name of Organization leading the initiative

Area where initiative is implemented

(e.g., nationwide, specific region or province)

What open government initiative are you sharing? Please limit your response to 75 words.

How can people learn more about this approach? Please provide a website link and/or FB page.

1.      

Right to Know, Right Now (R2KRN)

Nationwide

The R2KRN initiated a platform that will track Freedom of Information (FOI) requests and responses related to COVID19 response and operations. This stemmed from the 15-day suspension for FOI request response issued by the PCOO. The FOI Request Tracker focuses on the following agencies: DA, DOH, DOLE, and DSWD.

www.tinyurl.com/TransparencyNowPh

2.      

University of the Philippines- Resilience Institute (UPRI)

Nationwide

The UPRI has conducted various studies related to the COVID19 pandemic that aims to guide policymakers for evidence-based decision-making. The policy notes are accessible via their website and translated in various local dialects. An FB group was also launched for information sharing.

https://resilience.up.edu.ph/upcoming_events/updated-compilation-of-covid-19-information-materials-from-upri-and-the-up-covid-19-pandemic-response-team/

https://www.facebook.com/groups/1651211105185394/

3.      

Nationwide

The UPRI launched a dashboard and repository of data related to COVID19, such as number of cases by geographic location, age group, and gender, policies and other resources. They also set up a chatbot to help people seeking support or information on the coronavirus to get the information they need.

https://endcov.ph/dashboard/

https://www.facebook.com/YaniEndCovBot/

4.      

Association of Foundations (AF)

Nationwide

The R2KRN initiated a platform that will track Freedom of Information (FOI) requests and responses related to COVID19 response and operations. This stemmed from the 15-day suspension f

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1BCMAB66-Ac9yemaFqcBTbzE7lVqu25H0/view

 5. Caucus of Development NGO Networks (CODE-NGO) Nationwide In the midst of COVID-19 pandemic, CODE-NGO reactivated its regional DRRM coordination hubs to organize efforts, despite mobility and financial constraints to respond to needs of marginalized groups, frontliners and other Filipinos. The stories of the hubs and the advocacy calls of CODE-NGO at the national and local levels are featured and shared through the CODE-NGO COVID-19 Response and Recovery webpage https://code-ngo.org/covid/

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