ABS-CBNnews.com report bags Asian environmental award


Posted at Oct 30 2014 02:20 PM | Updated as of Oct 31 2014 07:54 PM

SINGAPORE - A multimedia report by ABS-CBNnews.com won the environmental story of the year award of the Singapore Environmental Council.

"A Tale of Three Disasters," a multimedia report on the impact of three major tropical storms in the Philippines, bagged the Singapore Environmental Council Coca-Cola Environmental Story of the Year.

Fernando "Jun" Sepe Jr., deputy editor for multimedia of ABS-CBNnews.com, accepted the award from the Singapore Environmental Council at the Grand Copthorne Waterfront Hotel.

Aside from Sepe, those involved in the creation of "A Tale of Three Disasters" are Joselito Malig (deputy editor), Rose Carmelle Lacuata (writer), Angela Salano (multimedia artist), and Regie Francisco (web developer).

The Singapore Environmental Council is a non-government, non-profit environmental organization.

The award is among the Asian Environmental Journalism Awards given annually by the Singapore Environment Council to recognize and reward excellence in environmental journalism in Asia.

ABS-CBNnews.com is the news digital arm of ABS-CBN Integrated News.