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U.S. Provides PHP126 Million to Support Filipino Children’s  Education During Pandemic
June 18, 2020

The U.S. government, through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), is providing Php126 million ($2.5 million) to help the Philippine government’s implementation of the Basic Education-Learning Continuity Plan to advance education delivery during the COVID-19 pandemic. Since the COVID-19 emergency began, USAID and the Philippine Department of Education (DepEd) have collaborated to ensure teachers continue to teach and children still learn while schools are closed. USAID’s Php1.9 billion ($38.5 million) basic education project, ABC+: Advancing Basic Education in the Philippines, organized and facilitated consultations among education partners to identify and quickly roll-out innovative teaching and learning platforms.

U.S. Government Announces New Mindanao-Focused COVID-19 Assistance
June 5, 2020

The U.S. Embassy in the Philippines announced today that the U.S. government is providing an additional Php201 million ($4 million) to help support vulnerable populations in Mindanao in the fight against COVID-19, bringing the total amount of U.S. pandemic assistance to the Philippines to over Php978 million ($19.5 million).

USAID-Supported DELIVER-e Platform Connects Agricultural Producers to Consumers During the COVID-19 Pandemic
June 1, 2020

The U.S. government, through USAID, is supporting Philippine government efforts to help Filipino farmers transport their produce to key markets and address urgent food security issues.

U.S. and Philippine Governments Partner to Speed Up Distribution of SAP Subsidies
May 18, 2020

The United States government, through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), in partnership with the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD), formally launched the “ReliefAgad” web application on May 14 to speed up the distribution of financial assistance to Filipinos affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.

May 18, 2020

The United States supports the Philippine government and the Filipino people in the fight against COVID-19. U.S. assistance demonstrates our longstanding commitment to our Philippine friends, partners, and allies in times of need.

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Last updated: June 19, 2020

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