COVID-19 Watch

Our coverage of mis- and disinformation about the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, including fact checks and fact sheets.


VERA FILES FACT CHECK: MISLEADING video claims Poe ‘criticized Duterte’s COVID-19 response’

She did not discredit the government’s efforts.

VERA FILES FACT CHECK: ‘ECQ’ extension to June 15 NOT TRUE

On the contrary, quarantine restrictions will be…

VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Photo of MMDA enforcers breaking rules is 3 YEARS AGO

It was taken in 2017.

VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Viral 'body bag' video of 3 dead kids NOT TAKEN in Wuhan hospital

This story is false. Don't believe it.

Wildlife and COVID-19: What the public can do

This is a call to action for each and every one of…

VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Foo Fighters’ Dave Grohl DOES NOT have COVID-19

Don't be fooled by the hoax on the Foo Fighters…