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Commission on Higher Education (CHED) Endorses 8th NFRDI Scientific Conference


In its continuing goal of pursuing widespread information dissemination of excellent fisheries research and development as well as best practices in fisheries management, the 8th NFRDI Scientific Conference (SciCon) yet again gained traction as the Commission on Higher education (CHED) had endorsed the SciCon to all government and private Institutions.

 In a Memorandum dated June 08, 2018 issued by Dr. J. Prospero E. De Vera, the Officer- in- Charge of CHED, all CHED Central and Regional Office Directors, All Presidents and Heads of Public and Private Higher Education Institutions (HEIs) were advised to support and participate in the aforesaid Scientific Conference.

 According to Dr. De Vera, the memorandum is aligned with the pertinent provisions of Republic Act (RA) 7722 otherwise known as the “Higher Education Act of 1994”.

The issuance of the order is set to definitely bolster achieving diversified nationwide participation as private individuals, local government officers, non- government organizations and other fisheries stakeholders have pledged support to the bi-annual conference of the Institute.