(NOTE: Below is my public statement when I announced my intention to run for the Congressional Race of Bacolod in 2010. These are My DREAMS for Bacolod 9 years ago. … Continue reading November 26, 2009: When I decided to Step Forward For The First Time
Despite its vast natural, mineral and agricultural resources, Mindanao remains to be the poorest geographical cluster of the Philippines. Eleven of the twenty poorest provinces are in Mindanao. On top … Continue reading Creating Cities of Hope Through SITIO: Social Innovation Through Impact Outsourcing
Inspirational Message of Senator Sonny Angara DIGITAL CITIES PH AWARDS: Best Practices in eGovernance for LGUs Friday, October 12, 2018| Jose Rizal Hall, PICC, Pasay City WHILE WE CONTINUE TEACHING STUDENTS GEOGRAPHY, … Continue reading HOW DO WE EMPOWER CITIES TO BECOME DIGITAL CITIES?
The emergence of “smart” or “digital cities” is fueled by the need to find new solutions to old problems, driven more by innovation aside from new technologies. Cities need to … Continue reading Learnings from Taiwan: Building Digital Cities Through Open Governance
Ten local government units in Luzon bagged ten out of seventeen championship trophies during the The Digital Cities PH Awards for Best Practices in eGovernance (DCP eGOV Awards) during the … Continue reading Luzon LGUs Bag 10 of 17 Digital Cities PH eGOV Awards 2018
The Information and Communications Technology (ICT) Council of Iligan City is set to hold the Iligan leg of the Philippine Freelancers Caravan, Digital Career Expo and Freelancer Fair, on October 25-26, 2018 … Continue reading Iligan City to Host Digital Career Expo and Freelancer Fair
My running for mayor this May 2019 elections will probably come as a suprise to most of you. Even my closest circle of friends were not aware of my sudden … Continue reading An Open Letter to My Fellow Bacolodnons
CURRICULUM VITAE OF ATTY. JOCELLE BATAPA-SIGUE ADVANCED LEADERSHIP AND MANAGEMENT EXECUTIVE Cross-Functional and Cross-Industry and Sectoral Experience Highly qualified executive leader and manager with over 26 years of experience in … Continue reading Who is Jocelle Batapa – Sigue?
In 2012, the National ICT Confederation of the Philippines (NICP), in partnership with the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) under the late Jesse Robredo, and the Cyber … Continue reading Digital Cities PH Awards Recognize Top eGovernance Projects of LGUs
I and the Bacolod Negros Occidental Federation for Information and Communications Technology (BNEFIT) and all our partners welcome with pride and gratefulness the improvement of Bacolod City’s ranking in the … Continue reading Up 8 Notches in Tholons: Bacolod Doubles Score in Digital And Innovation