By Glen S. Ramos
TUGUEGARAO City – Led by Regional Director Rio L. Magpantay, the Department of Health-Cordillerao n Monday received a walk-in cold storage system donated by Australia to the Philippines and UNICEF to help strengthen vaccine storage capacity in the region.
Magpantay extended his appreciation for the donation and said that the storage facility is essential in the DOH’s effort to protect families in the region from COVID-19 and other vaccine-preventable diseases.
The AU and UNICEF partnership will also be reaching other geographically isolated communities including Caraga, Davao, and Bangsamoro region to provide logistic support. (ai/mtvn)