For the event

World youth day 2019


To ensure the safety of pilgrims during World Youth Day 2019, the country has organized itself by concentrating coordination and actions in the Joint Task Force, a multidisciplinary body that brings together the main institutions that ensure security and health in the country, to include: The National Police (PN), the National Civil Protection System (SINAPROC), the Panamanian Red Cross, the Ministry of Health (MINSA) and the Single Emergency Management System (Sume) 9-1-1.

The Joint Task Force will implement a comprehensive security plan, which includes incident prevention; mobile stations and facilities for health care and ambulance transfers; perimeter of security and surveillance in the city and in the meeting places; support with information and guidance for pilgrims.

Emergency telephone numbers in Panama

SINAPROC *335 or 316-3200
Ambulance 911
Police 104
Fire Department 103
Tourism Police 511-9260
Red Cross *455
Citizen care center 311