The Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases through Resolution No. 22 has adopted the policy of mandatory public disclosure of personal information related to positive COVID-19 cases to enhance contact tracing efforts of the government. This was announced by Cabinet Secretary Karlo Nograles during a virtual briefing today, April 12.
The Office of the Civil Defense (OCD) will lead the contact-tracing efforts of the government. Watch the announcement below.