BFAR XI Organized Trainers Training on Gender and Development (GAD) for SAAD Personnel

𝐃𝐀𝐕𝐀𝐎 𝐂𝐈𝐓𝐘, 𝐉𝐚𝐧𝐮𝐚𝐫𝐲 𝟏𝟔, 𝟐𝟎𝟐𝟒 – In an effort to enhance capacity and promote inclusivity throughout the implementation of the DA-BFAR Special Area for Agricultural Development (SAAD) Program Phase 2, BFAR XI recently organized a comprehensive trainers training on Gender and Development (GAD) for SAAD personnel. The one-day workshop was spearheaded by BFAR XI SAAD continue reading : BFAR XI Organized Trainers Training on Gender and Development (GAD) for SAAD Personnel

DA-BFAR XI Empowers Aspirants on International Scholarship Opportunities

Over 50 individuals participated in the 1st Online Session on International Scholarship Opportunities hosted by DA-BFAR XI on Thursday, December 14, 2023. The virtual gathering aimed to connect aspirants with esteemed alumni who have successfully pursued higher studies abroad. The initiative seeks to provide information on various international scholarship grants to enhance expertise and contribute continue reading : DA-BFAR XI Empowers Aspirants on International Scholarship Opportunities

GAD Capacity Building Session

Over 150 employees of DA-BFAR XI gathered in Tagum City for a Gender and Development Capability Team Building Session on December 1, 2023. The session, organized by the BFAR XI Gender and Development Focal Point System and Human Resource Management Section, aimed to strengthen camaraderie among employees while emphasizing awareness and sensitivity in fostering a continue reading : GAD Capacity Building Session

Vaw-Free Community

BFAR XI officially started the 18-day campaign to end Violence Against Women and Children (VAWC) on Tuesday, November 28, 2023, in Davao City. The “18-day Campaign to End VAWC” is held annually every Nov. 25 to Dec. 12 as mandated by Proclamation No. 1172 s. 2006, with the goal of protecting the human rights of continue reading : Vaw-Free Community

Orientation on the Implementation of the Fisheries Administrative Order No. 198-1 s 2018

Earlier today, BFAR XI facilitated an orientation on the implementation of FAO No. 198-1, also known as the “Amended Rules and Regulations on Registration and Licensing of Commercial Fishing Vessels, Fishing Gears and Fishworkers”. Severino L. Escobar Jr., Chief of the BFAR Central Office-Licensing Section, said that the orientation aims to increase the awareness of continue reading : Orientation on the Implementation of the Fisheries Administrative Order No. 198-1 s 2018

Joint Law Enforcement Operations

Two commercial fishing vessels were apprehended for illegal fishing along the municipal waters in San Isidro, Davao Oriental on Monday, November 13, 2023. The apprehension was a result of the joint law enforcement operations conducted by BFAR XI, Bantay-Dagat San Isidro, and PNP Maritime Group-Mati Station, Davao Oriental. According to Jefferson Montera, Provincial Fishery Officer continue reading : Joint Law Enforcement Operations

Legislated Hatchery

DA-BFAR XI turned over Php 30 million check to the Municipality of Braulio E. Dujali, Davao del Norte, through Mayor Atty. Leah Marie Moral-Romano on November 6, 2023, for the construction of a legislated freshwater hatchery in compliance with Republic Act No. 11777. BFAR XI OIC Regional Director Relly B. Garcia said that the project continue reading : Legislated Hatchery

BFAR XI CONDUCTS FISHERIES SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM YEAR-END EVALUATION AND LEARNING AND DEVELOPMENT INTERVENTION ACTIVITY

The Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources (BFAR) XI—Human Resource and Management Unit (HRMU)—Fisheries Scholarship Program (FSP) successfully conducted a Year-end Evaluation and Learning and Development Intervention for the existing FSP scholars of BFAR XI. Yearly, BFAR XI-FSP conducts a year-end evaluation and academic performance review activity in order to gauge the scholars’ academic standings, continue reading : BFAR XI CONDUCTS FISHERIES SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM YEAR-END EVALUATION AND LEARNING AND DEVELOPMENT INTERVENTION ACTIVITY