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Urban Development Action for Neighbourhood

The 'Urban Development Action for Neighbourhood (UDAN)' project aims to support Cyclone Fani affected habitations to build back sustainable livelihoods. It will build technical skills to take advantage of increasing opportunities in the construction sector, strengthen capabilities of women's groups to produce for proximate urban markets, and improve the natural environment to generate household incomes using land resources. UDAN will supplement the efforts made by Government of Odisha in seven villages in Khordha district.

The project aims to enable human resource to create secure and sustainable short and long term livelihood opportunities for the Cyclone Fani affected habitations.

REACH

714 Households in 7 villages

REGION

Khordha in Odisha

PROJECT STATUS

Ongoing

TIMELINE

December 2019 to May 2021

BUDGET

₹ 1.49 crore

PARTNERS

LIC Housing Finance Limited

ACTIVITIES

  • Mason training for unemployed youths
  • Off farm sector income generation for women self help groups (SHGs)
  • Leadership training for the women SHGs
  • Training on enterprise development programme
  • Horticulture plantation