MANILA, Philippines – About a thousand people showed up for the most recent leg of Move.PH’s “Social Media for Social Change” chat series. After stops in Baguio and Davao in 2011, the chat session took place at the Far Eastern University Auditorium in Manila, Thursday, January 12.
The event featured big names in the journalism industry including Al Jazeera’s Veronica Pedroza, Rappler CEO and Executive Editor Maria Ressa, Rappler Citizen Journalism Director Chay Hofileña and Rappler Editor-at-Large Cheche Lazaro.
Topics included “Telling Stories”, “The Fun and Challenge of Being a Multimedia Reporter”, “Responsible Use of Social Media” and “Moving the future: What is Rappler?”. – Rappler.com