July 3, 2020

Category: More News

DICT, PNP Fighting Covid-19 Fake News with Kontra Peke

​Media Release: THE Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) has combined efforts with the Philippine National Police (PNP) to create “Task Force Covid Kontra Peke”, a group tasked with preventing and reporting fake news. During the Laging Handa Public Briefing held last March 24, 2020, PNP Deputy Chief Lt. Gen. Guillermo Eleazar addressed the […]

Covid-19: Urgent Action Needed in Conflict Zones, ICRC Says

Media Release: GENEVA (ICRC) – IT will be nearly impossible to fight Covid-19 in countries already devastated by conflict unless a concerted response by states and humanitarian organizations is launched immediately, the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) has warned. Plans to prevent and respond to the virus must urgently move forward before it […]

Message from East-West Center President Regarding COVID-19

Here’s a message of solidarity from East-West Center and updates about COVID-19​ Media Release: Dear East-West Center ‘Ohana, OUR hearts go out to EWC alumni and everyone affected by the novel coronavirus pandemic. We urge you and your families to take every possible precaution to ensure your safety and limit its spread. Here at the […]

Journalists Need Media Pass for Covid-19 Coverage

Media Release/Advisory: SPECIAL Media pass for journalists covering different beats in Metro Manila during the “State of Public Health Emergency” will be issued by PCOO thru the International Press Center. For those interested, please send thru e-mail (intlpresscenter@gmail.com or ipc0182@gmail.com), the following requirements: 1. Letter of request from your respective media agencies; and 2. Passport […]