NICP: Leading Philippine ICT Councils as Engines for Digital Inclusion

NICP: Leading Philippine ICT Councils as Engines for Digital Inclusion

The National ICT Confederation of the Philippines (NICP), a non-stock, non-profit organization, which was founded in 2008, serves as a convergence of information and communications technology (ICT) councils all over the Philippines, representing the stakeholders in their respective geographical locations such as regions, provinces, cities and municipalities. The idea started in 2007, when several ICT [...]

Article II: The Soul of the Nation

Article II: The Soul of the Nation

(A Comparison of Article II or the Declaration of Principles and State Policies under the 2018 Draft Constitution of the Consultative Committee to Review the 1987 Constitution and under the 1987 Constitution) The true essence and identity of a republican nation can be found in its written constitution. And for me, her soul can be [...]

I Am Fed Up

I Am Fed Up

Who could have thought that one day I will finally take my debate proposition to the stage of the nation and beyond my university's podium? Whether or Not the Philippines Should Shift to Federalism. And get the chance to argue for the affirmative side not based on draw lots but based on a choice of [...]

Bacolod, Negros Occidental Target 10,000 O&O jobs by 2010  

Bacolod, Negros Occidental Target 10,000 O&O jobs by 2010  

  (Note: This was the Press Release issued to local media on November 18, 2007. Bacolod ended the year 2010 with 11,000 ICT-enabled jobs) About a hundred stakeholders coming from the information and communications technology (ICT) industry, government, academe, business, real estate and the media committed to generate at least 10,000 offshore and outsourcing (O [...]