29 July 2019 – Municipality of Lamut TECH4ED Center and Provincial Department of Information and Communications Technology(DICT) Office were launched at 9:30 Am today. Tech4ED is a program under the Department of Information and Communications Technology (DICT). Tech4ED thrives to establish sustainable community centers which act as delivery channels for relevant ICT-enabled services and content for the development of the ‘unserved’ & ‘undeserved’ communities. In line with its mandate, the DICT aims to bridge the digital divide by establishing TECH4ED Centers under its Digital Community Program, which will enhance the socio-economic condition of Filipinos and provide inclusive growth to the country. Under the TECH4ED Project are different segments, which aim to cater to Out-of-School Youths and Adults (OSYA), Women, Teachers, Overseas Filipino Workers(OFW’s) as well as their families and relatives, Persons with Disabilities(PWD’s), Senior Citizens, Indigenous People, Entrepreneurs as its target Market or end-users.
The establishment of the TECH4ED Center in the Municipality of Lamut was made possible after the passage of Resolution No. 2018-18-052, which authorized the Local Chief Executive, Atty. Mariano B. Buyagawan, Jr., to enter into Memorandum of Agreement(MOA) with the DICT.
At this juncture the DICT encourages the Public especially the above-mentioned group or individuals to avail the services of the TECH4ED.
For inquiries, please feel free to visit the TECH4ED Center located at the old RHU Building, Municipal Compound, Poblacion West, Lamut, Ifugao.