What is FishR?
A year-long program of the BFAR designed to
enhance, fast-track and complete the
Municipal Fisherfolk Registry of coastal Local Government Units (LGUs) nationwide in accordance
to RA 8550.
- Develop and promote a simplified and standardized national registration sytem
for municipal fisherfolk
- Get the support of all coastal municipalities and cities to use the standardized registration system
and to integrate with and regularly update the FRS
- Use the data in the FRS to design fisheries management and biodiversity conservation measures