Livelihood plans for Nagada

Odisha Livelihoods Mission (OLM) has signed a memorandum of understanding with international NGO, Trickleup India, for carrying out community-based livelihood programmes in Nagada village of Jajpur di

Published: 29th July 2017 01:55 AM  |   Last Updated: 29th July 2017 09:04 AM   |  A+A-

By Express News Service

BHUBANESWAR: Odisha Livelihoods Mission (OLM) has signed a memorandum of understanding with international NGO, Trickleup India, for carrying out community-based livelihood programmes in Nagada village of Jajpur district.

Nagada, a hill-top village under Sukinda block, hogged international headlines following death of 21 children in three months due to malnutrition last year.
OLM has charted an exhaustive plan for socio-economic development of the community with added thrust on the sustainable solutions to address persistent malnutrition in the area.
After signing the MoU, Mission Director of OLM Pranabjyoti Nath said, thrust of the contract is to focus on behavioural changes of the local people and providing them livelihood solutions.

“Carrying out development works, related to livelihoods in underdeveloped remote areas is our prime responsibility. Hope this agreement would help us bring a sea-change in Nagada and its adjoining areas,” he said.Along with officials, Nath and the NGO authorities visited the project village Nagada after signing the MoU. They discussed with the local people and district officials about various issues and their possible solutions.During the signing of MoU, Nath, vice president of Tricklup India Jaya Sarkar, seniors officials of Panchayatiraj Department and the NGO were present.ENS

Stay up to date on all the latest Odisha news with The New Indian Express App. Download now
(Get the news that matters from New Indian Express on WhatsApp. Click this link and hit 'Click to Subscribe'. Follow the instructions after that.)

Comments

Disclaimer : We respect your thoughts and views! But we need to be judicious while moderating your comments. All the comments will be moderated by the newindianexpress.com editorial. Abstain from posting comments that are obscene, defamatory or inflammatory, and do not indulge in personal attacks. Try to avoid outside hyperlinks inside the comment. Help us delete comments that do not follow these guidelines.

The views expressed in comments published on newindianexpress.com are those of the comment writers alone. They do not represent the views or opinions of newindianexpress.com or its staff, nor do they represent the views or opinions of The New Indian Express Group, or any entity of, or affiliated with, The New Indian Express Group. newindianexpress.com reserves the right to take any or all comments down at any time.

flipboard facebook twitter whatsapp