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Rappler trains citizen journalists ahead of 2019 elections

Apr 09, 2019 - 8:00 AM

Twenty core Movers from across the Philippines will be part of Rappler's coverage of the 2019 Philippine elections

Photo by Abby Lupac/Rappler

[OPINION] 4 things kids learned from a journalism class

Jun 02, 2018 - 9:55 PM

Being a citizen journalist comes with a very big responsibility

Things we learned from journalism class. Photo by Ted Aldwin Ong

Tell the #StoryOfTheNation through photos

Jul 19, 2017 - 6:58 AM

From the perspective of the people what is the story of the nation? Tell us through images

MovePH 2016: Online campaigns and the communities they served

Dec 31, 2016 - 3:10 PM

As 2016 ends we in MovePH highlight the online campaigns we’ve launched and their impact on the communities that we continue to serve

NATIONWIDE COVERAGE. Rappler's 20 core Movers with the MovePH team pose for a photo after the 3-day training. Photo from Rappler

Citizen journalists and advocates bring technology to communities

Dec 12, 2016 - 6:38 PM

Online platforms and phones are now important tools for advocacies and storytelling

YOUTH EMPOWERMENT. MovePH Executive Director Rupert Ambil talks to students from UP Manila about citizen journalism. Photo by Abigail Abigan/ Rappler

Why bother to fact-check the Duterte list?

Aug 14, 2016 - 5:39 PM

Fact checking is at the core of journalism while crowdsourcing is a way to empower citizen journalists

New social media tools empower citizen journalism

Jul 17, 2016 - 11:43 AM

The fact that the public or citizens are able to gather information and distribute it to the public provides an opportunity for richer storytelling says a media expert

AGE OF SOCIAL. Foreign media experts say that the new social media tools may empower citizen journalism, which can bring out richer stories for media to pick up.

Iloilo Movers conduct citizen journalism training for Yolanda survivors

Jun 19, 2016 - 7:56 AM

Through the training community facilitators from Iloilo s Yolanda hit areas get a better understanding on the work of media and learn that they too can be channels of information as citizen journalists

Rappler holds citizen journalism training for #PhVote

Apr 23, 2016 - 8:29 PM

Aside from reporting from their areas on May 9 the 17 core Movers take active roles in pushing for and organizing MovePH projects

NATIONWIDE COVERAGE. Rappler's 17 core Movers with the MovePH team pose for a photo after the 3-day training. Photo from Rappler

WATCH: Moving PH through social good #SGS2015

Sep 29, 2015 - 2:56 PM

This is the story of MovePH and of the movers who helped make everything possible

The football team of the island-village of Buan, Tawi-Tawi are part of the Football for Peace movement, a campaign supported by MovePH. Photo by Franz Lopez/ Rappler

Tell us the 'Story of the Nation' through photos, videos, posters

Jul 21, 2015 - 3:35 PM

Join the campaign and help illustrate the story of everyday Filipinos through various creative expressions

Rappler to hold #MoveTawiTawi workshop

May 31, 2015 - 6:21 PM

Rappler is set to hold a workshop in Tawi Tawi on June 8

#WatchMayPac: Viewing parties outside PH

Apr 29, 2015 - 9:40 PM

Are you a Filipino living abroad? Are you going to a Pacquiao party in your neighborhood? Let us know

Rappler goes to Holy Angel University for #MovePampanga

Feb 06, 2015 - 7:37 PM

How can young people use social media for social good? Read how you can get tickets to Rappler Move s February 16 workshop in Angeles City

Citizen journalists cover the 'Millennial Pope'

Jan 23, 2015 - 10:19 AM

Rappler thanks volunteers and netizens who covered the papal visit with us

YFC, student groups join Rappler for papal coverage

Jan 11, 2015 - 11:04 AM

MovePH invites you to join the People s Coverage of the People s Pope by sending us your photos and stories and participating in the online discussion

#StoryofTheNation: 'Listen to us'

Jul 30, 2014 - 2:16 PM

Untold stories often are the most touching and sincere Tell us your StoryofTheNation today

Sheila Coronel on journalism: Audience is the competition

Jun 21, 2014 - 10:09 AM

With the abundance of available information the challenge for journalists is the understanding gap with their audience

PHILIPPINE JOURNALISM. Veteran Filipino journalist Sheila Coronel says 'the ground is shifting beneath our feet.' File photo from the Columbia Journalism School website

#Kalayaan2014: What is Philippine independence?

Jun 11, 2014 - 7:42 PM

How can we strengthen Philippine independence? Tell us using Kalayaan2014

DTI on CNN iReport: 'Diskwento Caravan' a public service

Nov 29, 2013 - 8:30 AM

The discount caravan – a long time initiative of the department – sells at discounted prices basic goods and other products unavailable in disaster areas

CARAVAN REPORT. A recent screenshot of the top image of a CNN iReport on GMA's video regarding discount caravans. Screen shot from CNN

'Selfie' of the Nation: The image of the country according to netizens

Jul 22, 2013 - 3:45 PM

Netizens turn their mobile cameras around to take photos of faces – not their own – but of people who represent the state of various sectors

Media reloaded

Jun 23, 2013 - 11:25 AM

In a paradigm shift news organizations see themselves as no longer limited to reporting the news They act on it

Thirsty for change: my internship at Rappler

May 26, 2013 - 7:00 PM

The kind of people at Rappler are thirsty for change and believers in the power of citizen journalism

Rappler´s MovePH launches Ambassador Program

May 02, 2013 - 12:50 PM

Rappler’s citizen journalists nationwide converge for a workshop in preparation for election coverage

Rappler to conduct workshop for citizen journos

Apr 27, 2013 - 1:34 PM

Rappler election volunteers will gather on April 29 30 at the Richmonde Hotel Ortigas for an exclusive journalism workshop

The age of citizen journalism: Driven by conscience, fueled by technology

Apr 23, 2013 - 11:04 AM

But in less than a decade digital revolution has turned the existing model upside down It s long been said that information is power and the power has shifted from the heralds of yore to the empowered lot armed with their mobile phones and internet connectivity Every story they share is breaking news The old school calls it guerilla reporting the digital savvy call it citizen journalism

POWER SHIFT. Consumers are now fast becoming news authorities because of their ability to break news on any given platform.

Beyond the ballot: Be a Rappler mover!

Mar 09, 2013 - 10:48 PM

It is a crucial undertaking where we involve civil society in the duties of the Fourth Estate

CITIZEN JOURNALISM: Rappler mover Alyza Bordeos interviews a mock voter for the coverage of the Dumaguete City mock polls. Photo by Kimberly Limpahan.

#MoveCavite: Safeguarding the People's Vote

Feb 27, 2013 - 9:43 PM

Rappler s MovePH brings its chat series to Silang Cavite


#MoveBenguet: Reporting for community development

Feb 26, 2013 - 9:34 AM

The event highlights lectures on emerging practices in journalism that enhance development communication

#MoveIlocos: social media and honest elections

Feb 20, 2013 - 10:07 AM

Move goes to Northwestern University for MoveIlocos

2012 YEAR-ENDER: Move.PH Top Picks

Jan 01, 2013 - 11:50 AM

We bring you some of the stories that moved us the most in 2012 We invite you to share with us what touched and moved you as well

Disaster and the wisdom of the crowd

Aug 08, 2012 - 6:29 PM

It’s a brave new world full of infinite possibilities The challenge is how to harness individual efforts to achieve scale and solve big problems

Bloggers write about #MoveManila

Feb 07, 2012 - 3:47 PM

Participants of MoveManila share their thoughts on Rappler s Manila workshop

#MoveManila trends on Twitter

Jan 12, 2012 - 8:18 PM

Hashtag MoveManila landed third among topics trending for the Philippines in Twitter

Pinoy netizens MOVE to help Sendong victims

Dec 21, 2011 - 1:37 PM

During times of disaster social media is an effective and efficient way of eliciting quick responses

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Stories That MOVE Your World

Sep 05, 2011 - 12:36 PM

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