TV White Space supported Fisherfolk Registration in the Danajon Reef

A public-private partnership in support of the National Program for Municipal Fisherfolk Registration Program.

TV White Space supported Fisherfolk Registration in the Danajon Reef

This partnership between ECOFISH, the Department of Science and Technology, and Microsoft Philippines was fully rolled out in FY 2014. Under this partnership, TV white space--a new technology to utilize unused television broadcast frequencies--was tested in Bohol province to extend high-speed, wireless internet access to assist the Bureau of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources' National Fisherfolk Registration Program.


  • United States Agency for International Development (USAID)

    Funding Agencies
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    USAID is the lead U.S. Government agency that works to end extreme global poverty and enable resilient, democratic societies to realize their potential.

    U.S. foreign assistance has...

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    Tetra Tech is a leading provider of consulting, engineering, and technical services worldwide. The reputation rests on the technical expertise and dedication of the employees—16,000 people...

  • Microsoft Corporation

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Key Information

LocationPhilippines, East Asia and Pacific
  • Start Date 2013
ValueUSD 3.03 Million