Archive for the ‘Access to Information’ Category

THE WORLD in 2014 has been most bloody and most cruel to both journalists and citizen-journalisis. In all, according to Reporters Without Borders (RWB or Reporters Sans Frontieres), the numbers are most grave: * Killed: 66 journalists, 19...

Country's ranking improves in latest transparency survey JUST FIVE days shy of the United Nations-declared International Anti-Corruption Day, the Philippines showed a slightly better score in the Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI) of an international...

JUST AS the global media community  marked the International Day to End Impunity on Nov. 23, twin terrible assaults on freedom of expression hounded Asia this week In Vietnam, a freelance journalist had been beaten unconscious on Nov. 25 by eight...

SALAMAT PO. Domo arigato. Terimah Kasih. Thank you. More than 300 delegates from 33 countries, 30 learning sessions, countless ideas, and stronger solidarity among journalists - all these in only two days. Even good things must come to end. Or...

By Sheila S. Coronel Founding Executive Director, PCIJ, and Dean of Academic Affairs, Columbia Journalism School (Adapted from keynote address at Uncovering Asia: The First Asian Investigative Journalism Conference, November 24, 2014,...

This is a repost from the website of the Global Investigative Journalism Network. GIJN and the Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism are organisers of Uncovering Asia: The First Asian Investigative Journalism Conference that starts tomorrow,...

By: DAVID E. KAPLAN, Global Investigative Journalism Network* FIRST, the big news: In just over two weeks we’ll convene Uncovering Asia, the region’s first investigative journalism conference. Excitement is building, and we’ve got an...