COVID-19 Watch

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

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VERA FILES FACT SHEET: Inside the proposed health agencies for virology and disease control

Almost two years into the coronavirus disease 2019…

VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Photo of child in PPE taken in Vietnam, NOT in PH

The Ho Chi Minh Center for Disease Control has…

VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Viral ‘SinoVac guidelines’ list is BOGUS

The same fake list also circulated among Filipinos…

VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Retired med professor makes BASELESS claim about ‘danger’ of COVID-19 vaccine

Health authorities and the institution the retired…

VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Video takes Duterte’s speech OUT OF CONTEXT, makes FALSE claims on vaccine safety

The president was talking about members of the…

VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Claim that vaccines are being used to reduce population FALSE

It's a misrepresentation of what Duterte said in a…