Mobile Telephony as an Enabler of Environmental Action in the Philippines

This study discusses the use of mobile telephony, particularly, SMS-based initiatives to promote awareness and involve citizens in advancing environmental protectionin the Philippines. The study also provides information on ICTs in the Philippines with focus on mobile communication as well as case studies on previous and current ICT-based public programmes.

Philippine ICT Roadmap

The roadmap outlines the guiding principles for the use of ICT for socio-economic development in the Philippines. It also discusses strategic programmes and initiatives for ICT related to: ensuring universal access to ICT; developing human capital; e-governance to promote efficiency and transparency in government; strategic business development to enhance competitiveness in the global ICT market; and the legal and policy agenda for the Philippine ICT sector.