To ensure Nelson Mandela Bay Metro & surrounding district has adequate healthcare facilities for the Covid-19 patients, Volkswagen converted its 66 000m² unused plant into a new field hospital with 1485 hospital beds
The German Government provided funding of R100million for the project.
Assisted the National Health Laboratory Service (NHLS)to renovate an office space into a fully-fledged molecular virology laboratory providing an improved testing facility with increased capacity
Provided frontline health care workers with protective gear that allowed them to safely care for those infected. This included: