Children help their mothers in cleaning and washing sliced fish with brushes to remove dirt. - - Status of disadvantaged women in small-scale fishing community: FPA/PHI/916/FPA. This fishing village, Sitio Guyuden, subists on fishing and vegetable farming. Dried fish processing provides extra income. Villagers would like to expand their market beyond the local town, perhaps selling more to Balikbayans (expatriate Filipinos coming home on holiday). Balikbayans buy dried fish in bulk, export them to their new homes and resell them to other Filipinos craving their native food.