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VISION

The Bureau of Fisheries & Aquatic Resources (BFAR) envisions a modernized fishery that is technologically advanced and globally competitive.

Sound management practices of resource sustainability, the principle of sound social justice and strong private sector participation guide its transformation.

 

MISSION / COMMITMENTS

BFAR is commited to:

  • Conserve, protect and sustain the management of the country’s fishery and aquatic resources;
  • Alleviate poverty and provide supplementary livelihood among municipal fisherfolks;
  • Improve aquaculture productivity within the ecological limit;
  • Utilize optimally the offshore and deep-sea resources; and
  • Upgrade post-harvest technology.

 

Core Values

  • Broadened Coverage
  • Consistency
  • Professionalism
  • Integrity
  • Innovation
  • Effecive Governance
  • Organizational Capacity

 

Purpose

  • To alleviate poverty in the fisheries sector
  • Affordable food, sustainable food.