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Katerina Francisco

As seen in: Freelance, Rappler

Can't not care about things. Writer/reader/adventure seeker. Former journalist @rapplerdotcom, @newsbreakph. AMDG.

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I'm a Manila-based journalist covering the transportation, local government, and judiciary beats for Philippine news website Rappler.

As a multimedia reporter, I have written breaking news stories, research-heavy explanatory pieces, and feature articles on various issues. I use social media to sh...

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@kaifrancisco — 1,404 followers, 9,134 tweets

Nov 17, 2017

Appreciation post for friends who understand when I stop replying to chats/reschedule plans after 3 days of extroverting

Oct 31, 2017

Last day at @rapplerdotcom today. Five memorable years of journalism adventures. Thank you for everything :)

Oct 30, 2017

@kimikocatherine @otherkaterina Thank you Kim, will miss you! Sabihan kita pag napadpad ulit ako sa Estancia 🤗

Oct 30, 2017

@jodeszgavilan But a healthy liver is lifest hahaha gusto ko i-try yung Yakult + soju though

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What tools and software do you use to do your job?

Basic unit is my smartphone - to record audio, capture photos and videos, send the files, write the story on Notes, email the article.

What's your favorite social network?

Twitter, for the 140-character bits of wit.

Why did you become a journalist?

Because I wanted to tell stories that mattered.