Working Group with purpose of proposing criteria to update the COVID-19 death toll
On May 31, 2021, we updated the number of COVID-19 decedents from 68,053 to 180,764 decedents by creating new criteria to classify decedents and correct the mismatch generated.
Our final report:
The working group met twice a week and assigned tasks for each function.
There were three meetings with the President of Peru, the Prime Minister and the Minister of Health within the framework of RM-095-2021-PCM.
The important contributions made were acknowledged and thanked by national decree:
Resolución Ministerial Nº 122-2021-PCM
Left to right: Victor Suárez (Head of the National Institute of Health), Ragi Burhum (co-Founder OpenCovid Perú), Marushka Chocobar (Secretary of Digital Government), Patrick Wieghardt (co-Founder OpenCovid Perú), Violeta Bermúdez (Prime Minister of Perú), Francisco Sagasti (President of Perú), Oscar Ugarte (Health Minister of Perú), Edgardo Nepo (WHO/PAHO), Rocío Villanueva (Dean Law PUCP), Julio Ruiz (Head of Center Disease of Control)
Comission to investigate COVID-19 deaths
Invited to the following ordinary and extraordinary sessions of the Commission:
Committee on Culture and National Heritage
Artists who donated their works to finance the "Maria Reiche Lookout Tower" were honored with the Maria Reiche medal.
Left to right:
Juan Pablo de la Puente, Vice Minister of Culture.
Patrick Wieghardt, Project Director of the Maria Reiche Association
Marisa Pinilla de Mujica, Organizer of the Art Auction
Ana María Cogorno, Executor of Maria Reiche and President of the Maria Reiche Association
Fernando de Szyszlo, Donating Artist
Carlos Revilla, Artist and artwork donor
Venancio Shinki, Artist and artwork donor
Gabriela D'Onofrio, representing the father who donated the motorcycles for María
Ramón Kobashigawa, Congressman and Chairman of the Culture and National Heritage Commission
Asociación Maria Reiche / Maria Reiche Association
As Project Director I want to continue Maria Reiche's legacy in protecting and conserving Peru's geoglyphs (Nasca Lines)
Creation of corporate identity, web presence and networks.
Meetings with the Minister of Culture and the Minister of Commerce and Tourism related to damages by the different Dakar series
Denounced damages on the hummingbird by Greenpeace. Tried to find a solution to the crisis (meetings in Hamburg and Amsterdam with the executive director)
Our platform is officially launched on October 16, 2020.
On May 18, 2021 our OpenCovid-Peru version 2.0 was launched.
Supported "InnovatePeru" Hackathon (Ministry of Production) with platform data
Organized with BCP the Hackathon "CreamosJuntos" to create OpenCovid-Peru 2.0 version.
Jury organization for "Datatón" (Minsitry of Health, Digital Government of Office and CONCYTEC)