The Negros Occidental Small Fishers Alliance (NOSFA) will hold its 4 th Provincial Congress at the Pavillion Hotel in Bacolod City, today.
NOSFA aims to serve as the provincial leadership center of the small fishers and fish workers in Negros, its press release said yesterday.
NOSFA has built a presence in 15 of its coastal towns and cities, the province's spread in around 100 peoples organizations, the press release added.
Its civil society partner is the Negros Office of the Philippine Rural Reconstruction Movement (PRRM), the oldest primary NGO in the country, it said.
The 4 th NOSFA Congress will approve its general program of action electthe new officers and members of its leadership council. Around 200 small fisher leaders, civil society and government representatives are expected to attend the congress, the press release added.*
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