DOLE supports DA-BFAR livelihood program for fisherfolks

February 7, 2015 by · Comments Off on DOLE supports DA-BFAR livelihood program for fisherfolks 

150206185448Secretary Rosalinda D. Baldoz, Department of Labor and Employment(DOLE) delivers her message of support to the FishR Program of the Department of Agriculture-Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (DA-BFAR) during the program launching on Friday (February 06, 2015) at the Oasis Hotel in Tanza, Cavite. The program aims to reduce poverty and provide livelihood to fisherfolks through the establishment of 252 Community Fish Landing Centers (CFLCs) nationwide. (PNA photos by Jess M. Escaros Jr.)LAM/jme

Initial 100 municipalities with Community Fish Landing Centers

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150206183249Senator Cynthia A. Villar (in pink), chairperson of the Committee on Agriculture and Food; poses with representatives of the initial 100 municipality-recipients the FishR Program of the Department of Agriculture-Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (DA-BFAR) during the program launching on Friday (February 06, 2015) at the Oasis Hotel in Tanza, Cavite. The program aims to establish 252 Community Fish Landing Centers (CFLCs) in strategic areas nationwide to improve the socioeconomic conditions of fisherfolk communities that have high poverty incidence. (PNA photo by Jess M. Escaros Jr.)LAM/jme