ABS-CBN News has joined forces again with various government agencies, private institutions, and schools to provide Filipinos with a comprehensive and fair Halalan 2022 special coverage on multiple media platforms.
The partnership of more than 50 organizations was formally launched through a virtual covenant signing to reaffirm their commitment to work together to ensure a clean, peaceful, and honest elections.
To help ensure that Filipinos in the provinces get real-time updates on Halalan 2022, ABS-CBN News also partnered with the Daily Guardian, Mindanao Times, Mindanews, Mindanao Observer, Palawan News Oasis Media Group Corporation, Aklan Cable TV, Diamond Cable TV, Eagle Vision, Inc., Kalibo Cable TV Network, Kabankalan Community Antenna Television System (K-Cat), Masbate Community Broadcasting Company, Paradise Cable Television Network, Pakil Cable International Company, R.A. Omega Cable Television Corp, Shama Broadband and CATV Networks, Inc., Southern Leyte Times, and Tamaraw Vision Network.
Also joining ABS-CBN in guarding the Filipino votes are Legal Network for Truthful Elections (LENTE), National Movement for Free Elections, (NAMFREL), Management Association of the Philippines (MAP), Makati Business Club, Parish Pastoral Council for Responsible Voting (PPCRV), Philippine Cable and Telecommunications Association (PCTA) Inc., Philippine Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PCCI), Philippine Press Institute (PPI), Vera Files, and Vote Report PH.
According to ABS-CBN Integrated News head Ging Reyes, each partner has an important role in this year’s polls.
“Our partners represent diverse sectors in Philippine society that play important roles in times of national and local elections. From various agencies and departments of government to the business community, the media industry, educational institutions, corporations, and non-profit independent watchdogs and observers, we are extremely grateful and delighted to have you and your organizations as Kapamilya pa rin in this challenging but fulfilling endeavor.”
Reyes added that the partnership of ABS-CBN and various organizations is a step towards a more informed electorate that will decide the country’s future.