37th IAWRT Biennale - The Philippines

Event date: 
November 9, 2017 - 6:30am to November 11, 2017 - 2:30pm

Broadcasting and Social Justice: Women in the Media on Conflict and Crisis.

37th Biennial Conference, The Philippines, 9-11 November 2017. Hotel Microtel by Wyndham - UP Technohub, Quezon City.

Hard work by Philippines chapter paid off in spades at IAWRT’s 2017 Biennial 9  to 11 November.

IAWRT-Philippines ensured the 2017 conference, held in Quezon City, the largest city in Metro Manila. was a lively and informative dialogue with an opening day which featured several generations of Philippine journalists who had covered stories from the human rights abuses under the dictatorship of Ferdinand Marcos in the mid 1980's to the killings under the current "war on drugs" initiated by President, Rodrigo Duterte. Brief report here.  It also featured the Gala Awards night after an unprecedented number of entries.