A. Natural Resource Management
Orissa Tribal Empowerment and Livelihood Programme (OTELP): The programme was expended for five more years in the same area and Jagruti has been selected again as facilitating NGO for the implementation of the programme. It covers 5310 hectares of land in 34 villages covering 2075 families. The major funding partners of the programme are DFID and Govt. of Orissa.
WADI (TDF) Project: The main objective of the programme is to provide sustainable source of livelihood for 1000 marginal tribal families through an innovative intervention of development of each one acre of orchard (WADI) integrated with soil and water conservation measures, retention and management of soil health, water resource development, health care facilities for the primary stakeholders and drudgery reduction programmes for tribal women. The project is supported by NABARD, Bhubaneswar. The project is operational in Daringabadi block.