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Entries from December 2013

Media outlets’ publicity about their own relief work

December 7th, 2013 · No Comments

By Pachico A. SearesMedia’s PublicSaturday, December 7, 2013 DIDN’T TV networks and other news organizations breach ethics in focusing coverage on their relief work during the Yolanda super-storm last Nov. 8 and the 7.2-magnitude earthquake last Oct. 15? The question was raised at the open forum Tuesday when the Canadian Embassy conferred on Eileen G. […]

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Tags: Announcements · Media issues

CCPC commends Cebuanos for journalism honors

December 5th, 2013 · No Comments

RESOLUTION OF CEBU CITIZENS-PRESS COUNCIL (CCPC)congratulating and expressing appreciation for journalism honors won by Nini B. Cabaero and Eileen G. Mangubat CONSIDERING that last May 3, 2013, NINI B. CABAERO, Sun.Star News Exchange and Sun.Star Online editor-in-chief, was chosen by Center for Media Freedom & Responsibility (CMFR) as Sandra Burton-Nieman fellow, one of 24 journalists […]

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Tags: CCPC Papers and Resolutions

Journalists share lessons on disaster reporting

December 5th, 2013 · No Comments

After super typhoon Yolanda (international name: Haiyan) slammed into the central Philippines on Nov. 8, journalists who emerged from the devastation it wrought learned what deprivation was about, including deprivation of resources needed to report the news. During the 33rd quarterly meeting of the Cebu Citizens-Press Council (CCPC) today, Peace and Conflict Journalism Network Philippines […]

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Tags: Media issues · Minutes of meetings