Getting it Right: Reporting on Disability in the Philippines


Media plays an influential role in Philippine society and it is paramount that reportage of disability-related issues and affairs is made knowledgeably and with sensitivity. The publication provides first-hand experience of what life is like for persons with disabilities, which helps clarify and define the different kinds of disability. With these documented experiences, the publication suggests more acceptable and sensitive language and methods of reporting useful not only for journalists but also for all other development practitioners working with the sector.

Posted April 27, 2016
Related locations: Philippines
Related programs: Good Governance
Related topics: Coalitions for Change