“Ang pagkakaroon ng Free Wi-Fi for All ay inuumpisahan po ang pagiging techie ng mga taga-Lipa.” (Free Wi-Fi for All marks the start of being technologically advanced of the residents of Lipa.) – Lipa City Mayor Eric B. Africa
True to its mandate in providing every Filipino access to vital ICT infostructure and services, the Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT) held a convergence launching event of DICT projects in partnership with the Local Government Unit (LGU) of the City of Lipa, Batangas on 04 November 2019.
The Free Wi-Fi for All Program as part of the said occasion held a ceremonial switch – on event of Free Wi-Fi for All in Lipa City Hall headed by Assistant Secretary for National Broadband Plan Backbone and Free Wi-Fi Internet Access in Public Places Felino O. Castro V and Mayor Eric B. Africa of Lipa City.
A plaque of appreciation was also awarded to DICT by the LGU of Lipa City to commemorate DICT’s contribution in empowering and providing good governance as well as aiding the LGU of Lipa City in providing services to its residents.
With the availability of Free Wi-Fi for All in the City of Lipa, access to information is within reach for the Lipeños.