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Bayanihan Nov29Butuan City - Headed by the Department of Health (DOH) and the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) together with the Caraga Regional Inter-agency Task Force  successfully led the launching of the National Vaccination Days today, November 29, 2021 at SM City Butuan.

As ordered in Proclamation No. 1253 signed on 24 November 2021, all government agencies and instrumentalities are hereby directed to extend all possible support to the Bayanihan Bakunahan National COVID 19 Vaccination Days, and the implementation of related programs, activities and campaigns.

Henceforth, the National Nutrition Council Caraga joined in the national launching. NNC is also promoting the Covid 19 vaccination advocacy through its social media account.

Regional Director of the Department of Health Caraga Dir. Cesar C. Cassion in his message mentioned, that everyone in the community should work together to achieve the health, security and economic recovery towards resilient Philippines by starting off with herd immunity.

He enjoined the public to get vaccinated and be a hero to their families and loved ones. The simultaneous roll out strategy focuses on increasing the coverage of the first dose to 70% of the country’s total population including children ages 12-17 years old. The National Vaccination Days will run from 29 November to December 1, 2021. 

 

Dir. Cassion further shared the Bayanihan Bakunahan tagline: Ligtas, Lakas, Buong Pinas. While the vaccine gives us strength and immunity individually, we all seek that same strength and immunity in the rebuilding of our nation. Pag listas, ang lakas ng ekonomiya. Pag listas, ang lakas ng Pamilya. Pag ligtas, ang lakas ng samahan, he added. #JJVCarillo