Tuesday, March 25, 2008

Media's role in covering political crises

Recent events, including political controversies and the clash over issues of press freedom, have provoked questions about the role of the press during political crises.

To help explore these issues, the Center for Media Freedom and Responsibility (CMFR) and the Embassy of Canada are inviting you to a forum on “Media Coverage of Political Crises” that will be held today (March 25), 9:30 a.m. at the Filipinas Heritage Library (Makati Avenue, Ayala Triangle, Makati City). Melinda Quintos de Jesus and Luis V. Teodoro of CMFR will be the principal speakers, while Marshall McLuhan Fellow Ellen Tordesillas and BusinessWorld Editorial Board Chair Vergel O. Santos will be the reactors.


luthien said...

got your invite. unfortunately it is out of my beat and i also had another coverage. but i forwarded that to our desk. hope they sent somebody there yesterday. =)

bryant said...

Thanks, luthien. I'm not sure if someone from your paper attended. I hope so too.

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