VISION

To conserve, protect and practice sustainable development of the country's fisheries and aquatic resources; alleviate poverty by providing supplementary livelihood to the Fisherfolk; improve aquaculture productivity within ecological limits; utilize optimally offshore and deep-sea fisheries resources; and upgrade post-harvest facilities and technology.

MISSION

The BFAR RFO I serve as the lead implementing agency to conserve, protect and practice sustainable development of the country’s fisheries and aquatic resources; alleviate poverty by providing supplementarylivelihood to the fisherfolk; improve aquaculture productivity within ecological limits;utilize optimally offshore and deep-sea fisheries resources; and upgrade post-harvest facilities and technology.

GOALS

To contribute to national food security, ensure rational and judicious development; sustainability and conservation of the country's fisheries resources including the EEZ and the adjacent territorial waters, reduce poverty incidence in the coastal area; and enhance fisherfolk empowerment.

                                                   
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