ZAMBOANGA CITY: Sulu Governor Sakur Tan thanked President Rodrigo Duterte for his undeviating peace and advancement efforts in Sulu province following the releasing just recently of the “Free Wi-Fi for All” and the Tech4ED Center tasks.
Tech4ED describes Technology for Education, Employment, Entrepreneurs and Economic Development under the Department of Information Communication and Technology (DICT).
” Nagpapasalamat tayo unang-una kay Presidente Duterte dahil sa patuloy na pagtulong ni Presidente sa atin dito sa Sulu at ngayon narito na ang DICT at tayo ay tinulungan. Malaking tulong ito sa amin at lalo pa na mahirap ang Internet connection dito sa aming probinsya at marami rin matutulungan na mga tao ang Tech4ERD. Malaki ang pasasalamat namin kay President Duterte at sa DICT,” Tan informed The Manila Times by phone on Thursday.
Maria Theresa Camba, the DICT’s head of Field Operations Office of Mindanao Cluster 1, led provincial federal government authorities in the introducing of the tasks. The Mindanao Cluster 1 covers the Zamboanga Peninsula Region and the provinces of Basilan, Sulu and Tawi-Tawi.
Camba stated all 19 community halls in Sulu currently have web connections.
” Sulu’s connection rate is much better than the nationwide average,” she stated, describing the top priority the DICT has actually provided the province in regards to complimentary Wi-Fi arrangement.
She stated the Tech4Ed Center at the Mindanao State University here now supplies digital training on graphic style courses, social networks marketing and other online literacy courses.
” We likewise offered an overall of 123 computer system bundle help to schools and city governments in Sulu,” Camba stated.
Professor Charisma Ututaum, president of the Sulu State College, stated DICT’s totally free Wi-Fi task has actually offered brand-new opportunities for their organization and assisted magnify their courses and access to online libraries, consisting of online deals and making sure responsive developments, therefore supplying chances for everybody.
Bertrand Chio, head of the Provincial Planning Office, stated the tasks will have a huge effect not just on education and governance, however on the economy along with online company now is the brand-new typical due to the Covid-19 pandemic.