Presidential Communications Operations Office



  PIA Bldg, Visayas Ave, Diliman, Quezon City, Philippines
  Monday, 20 November 2017 News Before 1 Feb 2012. Click for Latest
Web PIA  
 
home
 
about
 
fotos
 
info
 
links
 
ncrr01carr02r03calmimr05r06r07r08r09r10r11r12r13
 << November 2017 >> 
S M T W T F S
1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 29 30
Special News Editions:
English.Tagalog.Cebuano
Ilocano.Waray.Hiligaynon
Pangasinan.Other
PIA Specials:
NEW! Cabinet Officials
Jobs.Slides.Specials.Ads. Events.ASEAN.Multimedia
Visitors since 15 Feb 2011:
PIA News Archive:
English.Tagalog.Cebuano
Waray.Hiligaynon.Ilocano
Pangasinan.All
PIA Archive News Reader

PIA Press Release
2006/10/26

Catholic media bent for effective communication

by Mai Gevera

Davao City (26 October) -- Not just the mainstream media, but the Catholic media, as well, are consciously bent on making their craft more effective.

Thirty-two reporters of Veritas Pilipinas from Luzon, Visayas, and Mindanao have recently undergone the Conference on Effective Networking and Communication last October 18-19 in Makati City.

The Catholic Media Network initiated the said conference, which is aimed to strengthen skills and sharpen attitude to the various talents of the Catholic media circle

After almost a year, Veritas Pilipinas, the simulcast Public Affair Programs of the CMN, has gone a long way.

"We welcome success stories, and stories with significant human experience that we can share to all the member stations of CMN.

Indeed, through Veritas Filipinas, simulcast over the participating stations of CMN, people get to know what's happening around the country.

"And in doing our work, let us never forget our edge, the Church. We are gathering news, and transmitting them nationwide, guided by the teachings of the church".

To give the best result on the Conference, CMN invited credible speakers who shared on their different expertise.

Mr. Ed Lingao of ABC-5 shared on the Principles and Techniques of News Gathering and News Writing for Broadcast.

Mr. Ariel Ayala, one of the seasoned anchors of Veritas Filipinas, helped in the critiquing of the works of the participants.

Equally important were Fr. James Reuter's insights on Values on Media.

Bishop Bernardo Cortez, the Chairperson on the CBCP Committee on Social Communications and Mass Media, also stressed that in media work, there is a longing for God's presence.

Bent on making the program more interesting, more inter-active, and more localized, Veritas Pilipinas laid out some plans for implementation.

Topping the list is an additional five-minute segment to the program, "Dito Po sa Amin", showcasing a member station weekly.

Then segment will feature the life of the people in the place of the member stations, their means of living, the church and political leadership, and the different tourist potentials in the respective areas.

At the finale of the conference, after the program assessment, it was agreed to add CMN to the original title of 'Veritas Filipinas", thus, the program is now called CMN Veritas Filipinas. (PIA/DXHM) [top]

|«  prev  next  »|
DAILY NEWS LIST:
»Mindanao LGUs share best practices
»86 educators off for Australia study tour
»Catholic media bent for effective communication
»USEP-BEAM scholarship guidelines bared
»Barangays urged to fight terrorism
»Davao Norte drug dependents get free admission to rehab center
»e-Biz Week highlights BPO as shining industry for GenSan
»Komentaryo: Take-off ng ekonomiya
»TESDA chief leads career caravan in Tacloban
»2,854 hopefuls take civil service exams in Region 8
|«  prev  next  »|

Philippine Official Gazette | Office of the President | Presidential Communications Operations Office
For comments and feedback, please email PIA Newsdesk
Copyright © 2005 Philippine Information Agency
PIA Building, Visayas Avenue, Diliman, Quezon City 1101 Philippines