Skip to content

Pradan

Increase font size Decrease font size Default font size
Home

Enhancing the capability of women in Integrating Farming system to improve the quality of their lives in the Poverty regions of Odisha"

PRADAN is implementing a project titled "Enhancing the capability of women in Integrating Farming system to improve the quality of their lives in the Poverty regions of Odisha" under Mahila Kisan Sashaktikaran Pariyojana (MKSP) in Keonjhar, Mayurbhanj and Rayagada districts of Odisha


Goals

The project aims to achieve following goals:

  • Enhanced technical knowledge of women as farmer in modern agriculture
  • Productivity enhancement
  • Get secure, sustainable farm based livelihoods
  • Reduced migration from families
  • Adopt agriculture as a suitable sustainable effective livelihood.

Key Outputs

  • Enhance the farm-production-system with 6000 women by appropriate land and water development and cropping practices.
  • Introduce sustainable farming practices like soil nutrition enrichment measures, Integrated pest management etc with 3500 participant women
  • 60 % of participant women intensify and diversify their farm portfolio increasing income and reducing volatility suited to their resource endowments
  • Pilot specific interventions with 25 % participant women on drudgery reduction
  • 12 Production clusters will be developed around selective specific commodity with 6000 households and System and process at GPLF will be promoted to provide various techno-managerial supports to the Producers.
  • 240 Community resource persons will be developed at village level and they will provide hand holding support to the producers. 12 Community based entrepreneurs will be promoted to provide various agro and market related services to the community.
  • 12 paravets (preferably women) will be developed as entrepreneurs to provide vaccination and other health services to the small ruminants and poultry birds.

Area of the project

  • Implementation in three districts- Keonjhar , Mayurbhanj and Rayagada
      • Patna block of keonjhar district
      • Jashipur and Karanjia blocks of Mayurbhanj district
      • Kolnara block of Rayagada district

Duration of the project

Nov 2013 to October 2016

Project Investments

Ministry of Rural Development (GOI): Rs . 4.626 crores
Ministry of Rural Development (Odisha Govt.): Rs1.542 crores
Total: Rs. 6.168 crores

Project Anchor

Surjit Behera

Related Links

PDF Icon Detailed Project Report Odisha PDF Icon Inception Report Odisha PDF IconProfiles of Mahila Kissan MKSP (Sept 2014)
   
PDF IconTechnical Protocol MKSP Pradan PDF IconGFR 19-A Utilization Certificate PDF IconBase line Report,MKSP, PRADAN, Odisha
   
PDF IconSet of training modules on Livestock program PDF IconTraining module on women identity as Farmer PDF IconTraining modules on sustaianable agriculture under MKSP
   
PDF IconDetails of professionals from PRADAN PDF IconM & E of Pradan PDF IconPoorest of Poor strategy
     
PDF IconPublic disclosure system


Quarterly Progress Review Report

PDF Icon MKSP Physical and Financial Progress Jan 2014 - March 2014 PDF Icon MKSP Physical and Financial Progress April 2014 - June 2014 PDF IconMKSP Physical and Financial Progress July 2014 - September 2014
     
PDF Icon MKSP Physical and Financial Progress October 2014 - December 2014 PDF Icon MKSP Physical and Financial Progress January 2015 - March 2015 PDF Icon MKSP Physical and Financial Progress April 2015 - June 2015