Tiktok announces a partnership between the Commissions on Elections (COMELEC) and GMA News and Public Affairs in order to provide access to authentic election information before the Philippines 2022 elections.
These tie-ups were made in support of TikTok’s commitment to protecting the integrity of its platform and fight electorial misinformation.
“At TikTok, our top priority is to ensure that users are able to consume authentic and verified information on our platform. To strengthen this commitment, this partnership with COMELEC and GMA News and Public Affairs will provide Filipinos credible, fact-based content and recognise mis- and disinformation. Through our 2022 Philippine Election Guide we also hope to provide Filipino voters with easy access to credible information about the elections process and make informed choices,” said Kristoffer Rada, TikTok Head of Policy, the Philippines.