Cebu Citizens-Press Council

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Jose Rafael Ferreros (March 15, 1944-January 6, 2017)

January 6, 2017 · No Comments

Jose Rafael “Junjo” Ferreros, founding member of the Cebu Citizens-Press Council, died of respiratory and cardiac failure at 8:18 a.m. today, Jan. 6, 2017, in Cebu City. He was 72 years old. A former senior assistant governor of Rotary International District 3860, Ferreros served the press council for 11 years.

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Mandaue City order on media interviews ‘violates intent’ of Duterte’s E.O. on FOI

December 2, 2016 · No Comments

CEBU CITIZENS-PRESS COUNCIL RESOLUTION #2, SERIES OF 2016, REQUESTING MANDAUE CITY MAYOR LUIGI QUISUMBING TO LIFT RESTRICTION ON MEDIA INTERVIEWS

WHEREAS, Mandaue City Mayor Gabriel Luis Quisumbing has issued Memorandum Order CMO-080816 dated Aug. 8, 2016, signed by Atty. Mae Elaine Bathan, his chief of staff, under the mayor’s authority; [Read more →]

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CCPC seeks release of Capitol documents without written request

November 24, 2016 · No Comments

OPINION OF THE CEBU CITIZENS-PRESS COUNCIL ON GOV. JUNJUN DAVIDE’S EXECUTIVE ORDER #15, S. 2016
Nov. 24, 2016

We appreciate the intent of Cebu Gov. Hilario Davide III in its Executive Order #15, series of 2016, (dated Aug. 30, 2016 but released in its final form only recently). [Read more →]

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Proposed FOI ordinance could affect media work

November 6, 2016 · No Comments

OPINION OF CEBU CITIZENS-PRESS COUNCIL ON THE PROPOSED FREEDOM OF INFORMATION ORDINANCE OF THE CEBU CITY COUNCIL
Nov. 6, 2016
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LGUs urged to help fulfill intent of FOI

September 22, 2016 · No Comments

RESOLUTION REQUESTING LOCAL GOVERNMENTS TO HELP FULFILL THE INTENT OF FREEDOM OF INFORMATION (FOI) AS INITIALLY PROVIDED BY EXECUTIVE ORDER NO. 02, SERIES 2016, SIGNED BY PRESIDENT DUTERTE JULY 23, 2016, AND AS PROPOSED IN AN FOI LAW TO BE ENACTED BY CONGRESS.
Sept. 22, 2016
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