On May 26th, the Ministry of Health received donations from the government of South Korea to aide with Palau’s response to COVID-19.

The contents of the donations include 100 rechargeable battery-powered sprayers and 84,000 water purification tablets. The tablets treat water, which is put into the sprayer and used for cleaning purposes.

On behalf of the South Korean government, and present during the short handover ceremony, were President and Treasurer of the South Korean Association in Palau, Mr. Sungki Kim and Mr. Kwangseok Bright Kim. Also present was the Honorary Consul of South Korea to Palau, Mr. Surangel Whipps Jr., and members of the MOH Emergency Operations Center.