House forms technical working group to strengthen FOI bill

House forms technical working group to strengthen FOI bill

The House Committee on Public Information has formed a technical working group (TWG) to discuss and consolidate 19 legislative measures on Freedom of Information (FOI).“These measures will seek to put in place an enabling law that will help implement the provisions of...
PCIJ: Quarantine curbs access to information

PCIJ: Quarantine curbs access to information

By Karol Ilagan Philippine Center for Investigative Journalism   IS FREEDOM of information one of the casualties of Covid-19? Since April, the staff of the Digital News Exchange (DNX), a community-based news site in Bacolod City, has had zero success in getting a...