Naveen Patnaik Hon'ble Chief minister , Odisha

Naveen Patnaik


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Poverty and Human Development Monitoring Agency (PHDMA)

Poverty and Human Development Monitoring Agency (PHDMA) has been constituted by Government of Odisha vide their Resolution No. 9038-PTF-I-21/2002-P dated 16.06.2005 under "Fiscal and Administrative Reform Programme" with a view to monitoring and strengthening human development and poverty indicators in Odisha. The Agency has been created as an autonomous organization under the administrative control of Planning & Convergence Department, Government of Odisha. The Agency is, registered under the Societies Registration Act, 1860 with a view to ensuring necessary operational flexibility and autonomy subject to the overall direction and control of the State Government.




Education For Empowerment (E4E)
In our theme Education 4 Empowerment we are committed to build a deep understanding of the text and context of school education
Resolve to Solve Poverty
Poverty and Human Development Monitoring Agency (PHDMA), Planning and Convergence Department, is supporting government to effectively address the issue of poverty by optimizing efforts through inter-sectoral approaches.
Empowerment leading to Transformation (E2T)
The Government of Odisha is committed to deliver citizen-centric governance by empowering the voices and interests of all strata at the local, district and state level.


Report on State of Food Security and Nutrition in Odisha
State and District Profile of Odisha: 2019
Odisha State Report on MDG:2016
District Profile of Odisha:2014-15
District Human Development Report: Sundargarh
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Lived Realities

07 Apr, 2022
“Access to latest technology is one of the parameters of sustainable development.”


Laxmipriya Sethi
Laxmipriya Sethi was a female horticulture farmer working alongside her husband Amiya Kumar Sethi and his brother Suresh Kumar Sethi...


06 Jan, 2021
Odisha Development Fellow ( ODev-F) is an attempt at building a web of individuals and institutions and making them partners in documenting the transformation story of the state.
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