A frontline medical worker standing inside a triage at Sta. Ana Hospital on Aptil 14, 2020 in Manila.

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FOCAP Statement

FOCAP Statement

The Foreign Correspondents Association of the Philippines (FOCAP) is deeply disturbed about the way Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque responded to a question raised by Virma Rivera, a video journalist and producer for the BBC.  Ms. Rivera simply asked for a...

Fighting Harder in the Worst of Time

Fighting Harder in the Worst of Time

Atop a hill overlooking the grey wasteland wreaked by Taal Volcano, I felt that the depressing lay of human catastrophe all around me may be an omen. It was early January, but there I was, struggling to breath in a foreboding N95 mask and setting up a live disaster...

The Baesa Crematorium

The Baesa Crematorium

Workers wearing protective suits pull a body bag near a furnace before cremation at the Baesa Crematorium in Quezon City, Metro Manila, Philippines. May 5, 2020. Basilio Sepe/BenarNews COVID-19: Deaths, meltdowns, valor Ever since the coronavirus spread to the...

HAPPENING NOW:

Our online news forum with @simularity ’s Liz Derr, who just last Monday reported on satellite imagery that showed Chinese ships dumping human waste and sewage on the West Philippine Sea.

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1/6 The Foreign Correspondents Association of the Philippines (FOCAP) is deeply disturbed about the way Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque responded to a question raised by Virma Rivera, a video journalist and producer for the BBC.

Shocking revelation of Chinese ships dumping human waste and sewage in the West PH Sea.

But PH gov’t has downplayed and even cast doubt on findings.

Liz Derr, CEO of @simularity , joins us tom. July 15, 9am MNL, to clarify and discuss further what the satellite images show.

The Correspondents

Buena Bernal of Channel News Asia

“This exclusive interview I did with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo during...

Veejay Villafranca, covering for Der Spiegel

“This was in Our Lady of Grace Parish in Caloocan City while doing a story on...

Regine Cabato of the Washington Post

“Photographer Martin San Diego snapped this shot during a reporting trip in...

FOCAP congratulates Karen Lema of Reuters

Karen Lema of Reuters speaks to a resident of Marawi City, among the hundreds...

Barnaby Lo, covering for CGTN

“What a year of disasters 2018 was. I started coverage with floods in Japan in...

Jason Gutierrez of the New York Times

Jason Gutierrez of the New York Times walks over still-steaming ash that...

FOCAP congratulates Bloomberg’s Claire Jiao

Claire Jiao of Bloomberg’s Manila bureau has been appointed Jakarta...

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