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MISSION UDAY

 
 

Organization : KALINGA INSTITUTE OF SOCIAL SCIENCE

 
 

Location : Odisha

 
 

Project Description

Mission Uday is a joint initiative by REC Foundation of  Rural Electrification  Corporation Limited(REC), the United Nations Population Fund(UNFPA), The Govt Of Odisha and the Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences(KISS). This unique partnership between a leading development agency, State Government, academic institution and Corporate Sector, is built on the philosophy that CSR should be the means and not the end.

 

At the inaugural event, Dr. Jennifer Butler,Deputy Regional Director,UNFPA Asia Pacific,and OIC UNFPA India and Bhutan,said that Mission UDAY  is a multi-stakeholder project envisioned to address the challenges faced by young people from Vulnerable tribal Communities of Odisha and seeks to position youth at the center of development initiatives of the state. She highlighted that the project will endeavor to create change agents in the Community and build young leaders who would engage in social development processes and influence their peers for the betterment of their communities.

Mission Uday is a joint initiative by REC Foundation of  Rural Electrification  Corporation Limited(REC), the United Nations Population Fund(UNFPA), The Govt Of Odisha and the Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences(KISS). This unique partnership between a leading development agency, State Government, academic institution and Corporate Sector, is built on the philosophy that CSR should be the means and not the end.
At the inaugural event, Dr.Jennifer Butler,Deputy Regional Director,UNFPA Asia Pacific,and OIC UNFPA India and Bhutan,said that Mission UDAY  is a multi-stakeholder project envisioned to address the challenges faced by young people from Vulnerable tribal Communities of Odisha and seeks to position youth at the center of development initiatives of the state. She highlighted that the project will endeavor to create change agents in the Community and build young leaders who would engage in social development processes and influence their peers for the betterment of their communities.
 
 
 
 

Project Type : CSR

 
 

Special Features of Project

The Project aims to build leadership and social entrepreneurship skills of 1000 young boys and girls
Inculcate values of active citizenship
So that these young people can, in turn, engage in social development processes in 1000 remote habitations of the state,
Influence at least 20,000 more like-minded youth to widen the footprint of change.
The project will be initially implemented in Koraput, Malkangiri and Rayagada Districts, in close collaboration with the local administrations.
  • The Project aims to build leadership and social entrepreneurship skills of 1000 young boys and girls
  • Inculcate values of active citizenship
  • So that these young people can, in turn, engage in social development processes in 1000 remote habitations of the state,
  • Influence at least 20,000 more like-minded youth to widen the footprint of change.
  • The project will be initially implemented in Koraput, Malkangiri and Rayagada Districts, in close collaboration with the local administrations.
 
 

Project Donors and Partners

Rural Electrification Corporation Foundation,United Nations Population Fund(UNFPA),The Govt Of Odisha and the Kalinga Institute of Social Sciences(KISS)
 
 
 

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