Valencia City Library Hailed as 2nd Top Tech4ed Center in Mindanao
The Information and Communications Technology Office of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST-ICTO) awarded Valencia City Public Library as 2nd top Tech4ED Center in Mindanao.
Ms. Aine Q. Mecisamente, City Librarian, said that such recognition was a result of their efforts and exemplary performance for consistently offering the services of Tech4ED to the people of Valencia.
It was known that the City Public Library partnered with the DOST-ICTO in launching the Tech4ED Project in the City on June 17, 2016.
Tech4ED or Technology for Economic Development is a project component of the eFilipino program of the ICT Office of DOST that aims to harness ICT to enable, empower and transform society towards creating an inclusive, integrated and equitable countryside.
Mecisamente also said that the City Library is fortunate to be assisted by DOST-ICTO and added that the city government through Mayor Azucena P. Huervas will continue to support the Tech4ED program and bring information and communications technology opportunities in the city.
The award was given on October 14, 2016 during the 1st Center Managers Conference held at the De Luxe Hotel, Cagayan de Oro City.