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Improve messaging – CCPC to City Council

February 26th, 2021 · No Comments

Press statement Cebu City, December 2, 2020 CCPC asks Cebu City Council to improve messaging by policy, fund support Text of CCPC Resolution of December 2, 2020 (sent to Cebu City Council through Councilors Raymond Garcia, chairman of budget and finance committee, and Eduardo Rama Jr., chairman of information and technology committee). Considering … [1] […]

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CCPC statement on the passing of Cebu City 1st Rep. Raul V. Del Mar, November 16, 2020

February 26th, 2021 · No Comments

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CCPC calls for defense of democratic systems amid destabilization claims vs. media

April 23rd, 2019 · No Comments

CEBU CITIZENS-PRESS COUNCILStatement on alleged media plot to destabilize governmentApril 23, 2019 One, the news report cited anonymous sources. Two, the basis was a matrix that didn’t show it was evidence-based and thus could be just self-serving. Three, allegation of a conspiracy of media with other sectors did not mention specific incidents or present documents […]

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Stopping the police ‘perp walk’

June 17th, 2018 · No Comments

CEBU CITIZENS-PRESS COUNCIL STATEMENTJune 17, 2018 The decision of PNP chief Oscar Albayalde to stop parading crime suspects puts back in place the order of then PNP chief Jesus Versoza in 2007 that bans the Philippine equivalent of the U.S.-style “perp walk.” What Versoza ordered was a rung or two higher than what Cebu media […]

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Cebu Citizens-Press Council defines fake news

March 16th, 2018 · No Comments

CEBU CITIZENS-PRESS COUNCIL STATEMENTMarch 6, 2018 CCPC offersdefinitionof ‘fake news’ The Cebu Citizens-Press Council (CCPC) today released its definition of “fake news” or “false news.” In five paragraphs, the definition tells what “fake news” is, what it is not, when standards of journalism are violated, and scope of content. Amid confusing use of the phrase, […]

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