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Entries from July 2009

Poll coverage consultations start

July 2nd, 2009 · No Comments

CCPC starts consultations on media coverage of polls Sun.Star Cebu, July 2, 2009 CEBU Citizens-Press Council (CCPC) is listening to election stakeholders and media practitioners on how press coverage of the 2010 elections can be improved.

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Tags: Articles and Papers on Media Issues · News

Safety guide for Cebu journalists

July 2nd, 2009 · No Comments

“TABANG!” a handy manual on news safety, is now being distributed by Cebu Citizens-Press Council to journalists of five daily newspapers, 14 news-and-public affairs radio and TV stations, and journalism schools.

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Tags: Announcements · Articles and Papers on Media Issues

Corruption in community media

July 2nd, 2009 · 2 Comments

Cebu Citizens-Press Council executive director Pachico A. Seares wrote this piece for the Philippine Journalism Review Reports May-June 2009 issue. A community journalist looks at media corruption By Pachico A. Seares Are community journalists easier prey to corruption than Manila-based counterparts because those working for community papers and broadcast stations are poorly paid?

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Tags: Articles and Papers on Media Issues