Cebu Citizens-Press Council

Being accountable comes with being free

10 years of CCPC: A snapshot

February 24, 2016 · No Comments

CEBU CITIZENS-PRESS COUNCIL EN BANC MEETINGS

Sept. 21, 2005
1st quarterly meeting, held at Krua Thai, Banilad Town Centre, Cebu City

Sun.Star Cebu leads the revival of the Cebu Citizens-Press Council (CCPC), which had been in hibernation for three years, with a meeting involving the 15 people (members of media, semi-media and the public) invited to become members of the council. [Read more →]

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Shackled press in the time of Napoleon Rama

January 11, 2016 · 1 Comment

Statement of Cebu Citizens-Press Council 
on the death of Napoleon Rama

Jan. 11, 2016

In the Jan. 20, 1971 issue of “Philippines Free Press,” in his article “Will There Be Martial Law?” Napoleon G. Rama doubted if [Read more →]

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Letty Magsanoc embodied journalism ideals

December 26, 2015 · No Comments

Statement of Cebu Citizens-Press Council 
on the death of Letty Jimenez-Magsanoc

Dec. 26, 2015

Letty Jimenez-Magsanoc was more than the editor-in-chief of a prestigious national newspaper. To community journalists [Read more →]

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CCPC asks governor, PB: Clarify rule on release of public documents to media

December 10, 2015 · No Comments

RESOLUTION OF CEBU CITIZENS-PRESS COUNCIL REQUESTING CEBU PROVINCIAL GOVERNMENT TO CLARIFY ITS RULES ON RELEASE OF PUBLIC DOCUMENTS TO THE MEDIA

WHEREAS, Cebu Provincial Administrator Mark Tolentino, in a memorandum dated Nov. 9, 2015, requires that (a) “request for information or production of records or documents” shall be in writing, (b) approval of the department head for such release shall also be in writing, and (c) release of any document shall be reported to the office of the governor; [Read more →]

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Digital version of magazine on Cebu press out

October 13, 2015 · No Comments

The 10th edition of the Cebu Journalism and Journalists (CJJ) magazine is out!

CJJ chronicles the growth of the Cebu press. It was released during the celebration of Cebu Press Freedom Week in September. [Read more →]

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