BFAR-13 joins National Women’s Month Celebration
Joined the nation in the observance of the National Women’s Month Celebration this whole month of March. This year’s celebration is anchored on the two (2) conceptual foundations-the full implementation of Magna Carta of Women and partnership for change with the theme dubbed as “We Make Change Work for Women”.
Prior to the kicked-off activity, a flag raising and hanging of tarpaulin was conducted on March 1,2017.
Said celebration will officially kick-off on March 8,2017 with a thanksgiving Mass followed by a motorcade and opening program proper.
This year’s first GAD Quarterly Meeting on last March 23,2017 was participated by all GAD Focal Personnel from different Provincial Fishery Offices, Division, Station, Section and Unit. The objective is to present their accomplishment reports of CY 2016 and project implementation for CY 2017.
After the meeting, we conducted short film showing to raise awareness and able to ensure that featured films, tackle women's empowerment, gender equality, or issues confronting women in the marginalized and vulnerable sectors.