Free Wi-Fi sites launched in 48 locations within Sorsogon

The province of Sorsogon is now 100% connected to the Free Wi-Fi for All Program of the Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT). On 16 November 2021, the DICT launched 142 newly-activated free Wi-Fi hotspots in 48 locations, including geographically isolated and disadvantaged areas (GIDAs), within the province of Sorsogon. These were installed as continue reading : Free Wi-Fi sites launched in 48 locations within Sorsogon

Free internet connectivity actualized in several Mindanao provinces

Several provinces in Mindanao take a leap toward digital transformation through the implementation of the Free Wi-Fi for All Project of the Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT). The occurrence of the COVID-19 pandemic shed light on the immediate need for contactless transactions and optimal use of online platforms to mitigate risks of viral continue reading : Free internet connectivity actualized in several Mindanao provinces

Free Wi-Fi for All provides connectivity at interagency press conference on public infrastructure projects at the Estrella – Pantaleon Bridge

  The Free Wi-Fi for All provided temporary LTE connectivity during the interagency press conference on flagship infrastructure projects of the government held at the Estrella-Pantaleon Bridge spanning Makati and Mandaluyong City. The hybrid event was attended both physically and virtually by respective heads of the Bases Conversion and Development Authority (BCDA), National Economic and continue reading : Free Wi-Fi for All provides connectivity at interagency press conference on public infrastructure projects at the Estrella – Pantaleon Bridge

Free Wi-Fi for All project in Basilan and other ICT projects nominated in WSIS 2021

The Free Wi-Fi for All – Free Public Internet Access Program, one of the forefront initiatives of the Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT), has been garnering local and global recognition since its rollout in 2016. The Program was part of the Smart City EXPO World Congress 2018, joined the shortlist in the International continue reading : Free Wi-Fi for All project in Basilan and other ICT projects nominated in WSIS 2021

DICT to launch multiple Free Wi-Fi sites in Regions X, XIII

The Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT), through its Mindanao Cluster 2, is set to launch multiple Free Wi-Fi sites in Region X and Region XIII (CARAGA) in February and March this year. This is in line with the Department’s mission to provide free Internet connectivity and access in public places nationwide, especially in continue reading : DICT to launch multiple Free Wi-Fi sites in Regions X, XIII

Making every day a safe internet day via the Free Wi-Fi for All Program’s Child Online Safeguarding Policy

They say it takes a village to raise a child. The truth of this adage was made abundantly clear last 09 February 2021 during the kickoff event of the Inter-Agency Council against Child Pornography in partnership with United Nations International Children’s Emergency Fund (UNICEF) SaferKidsPH in celebration of Safer Internet Day with the theme “Bagong continue reading : Making every day a safe internet day via the Free Wi-Fi for All Program’s Child Online Safeguarding Policy