Wisdom of Life



TIMELINE: Duration: 1 Year; Date of Inception: August 2018; Date of End: July 2019.

Implementing Partners:

  • 1. Rourkela social service society.
  • 2. Sambhalpur social service society.
  • 3. Roman catholic diocese of Rayagada.
  • 4. Odisha Regional Forum for social action (OROSA).
Geographical Reach: Odisha

Demographic Reach:

Sl. No Content Total
1 Total Number of States 1
2 Total Number of villages 84
3 Total Number of GP’S 7
4 Total Number of Blocks 9
5 Total Number of Districts 7
6 Total Covered Population 25230
7 Total Households 8697
8 Male & Female (population) 14124 & 11106

Highlights of the Programme:

  • Community Organization are actively engaged in claiming the rights.
  • Three community actions undertaken by marginalized people on access to land and regularizing ICDS.
  • 6000 households accessed govt. schemes.
  • 10 ICDS centers become functional in Chhatarpur Block.
  • The application of 67 landless families for land is sanctioned.
  • 4 villages have formed the Task Forces.
  • 50 HH have been sensitized on Disability and Disaster Preparedness.
  • 6 HHs are practicing disaster preparedness measures.
  • 1000HH have started participating in village meetings.
  • Exclusively 150 women leaders improved knowledge on Nutrition.
  • 500 households enhanced knowledge on Food Security Schemes, Nutrition and other govt. schemes.
  • Village level community mobilization meeting held on the rights and entitlements under Food Security Act.


  • There is a change in behavior among people on food practice, good number of tribal families have started to add Dal in the food menu on daily basis.
  • 25 households of Betnoti block have started kitchen gardening and backyard garden.