Eklavya Model Residential Schools Scheme

The government of India launched a scheme for model residential schools for the Indian schedule tribes, ST across the country under the name of Eklavya Model Residential School. The scheme was launched under the strict supervision of the tribal ministry of India, Government of India. Details on the Model School launching scheme The government of…

National Family Benefit Scheme

The National Family Benefit Scheme was started by the Central Government (Ministry of Women and Child Development) and also implemented by the state government of Odisha to provide social security for people living Below Poverty Line. The government has brought out the scheme in favour of the people who have been or may be a…

Jeevika Odisha Rural Livelihood Program

This scheme was named as the Odisha Rural Livelihoods Program (ORLP) as one which initiative that has made a proposal to provide an additional livelihood beneficial component to ongoing watershed projects in the state of Odisha. Under the ORLP, the Jeevika scheme is being implemented by the Odisha Watershed Development Mission, Department of Agriculture and…

This is the first state in India to provide pension and food benefits to the transgender community

Odisha has become the first state in the country to provide food grains, pension, health, education and housing benefits to the transgender community, thus including them in the Below Poverty Line (BPL) category. The step has been taken to empower the transgender community. Objectives A lack of access to education and employment chances has meant…