August 19, 2021

Today’s segment of USWAG, Pinas! Special Edition highlights the vaccination rollout for the military forces and personnel of the Eastern Mindanao Command (EASTMINCOM) at the Camp Panacan Station Hospital in Panacan, Davao City.

The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) rolled out its vaccination program for the EASTMINCOM to protect its soldiers and civilian employees against the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19), as well as boost public confidence on the available vaccines in the country.

Derived from the Bisayan term ‘uswag’ which means progress, this special edition of the social media program aims to inform viewers about the ongoing mass immunization in different communities across the nation, the tireless efforts of healthcare workers and medical frontliners in battling the public health crisis, and interviews from inoculated Filipinos and medical experts on the benefits of getting the jab to further boost vaccine confidence amongst the people.

USWAG, Pinas! Special Edition is a flagship program of the Presidential Broadcast Staff – Radio Television Malacañang (RTVM).