3 weeks DILG to hire 50,000 contact tracers Inquirer
MANILA, Philippines --- The Department of the Interior and Local Government is set to start on Monday hiring and training at least 50,000 contact tracers following the signing into law of the "Bayanihan to Recover as One Act" otherwise known as Bayanihan 2. READ: Duterte signs Bayanihan 2 into law Interior Secretary Eduardo Ao on Sunday said the additional 50,000 contact tracers are the "game-changers" in the country's response against COVID-19 as this will allow us to cut the transmission of the disease and ultimately defeat COVID-19." "The DILG is looking for dedicated and patriotic individuals who want to join ... more