Regional Meeting: Bhubaneswar, Odisha, July 28, 2017
Centre for Science and Environment (CSE) organized a multi stakeholder meeting in Bhubaneswar Odisha, to review the implementation of status of District Mineral Foundation (DMF) in key mining districts of India, with a specific focus on Odisha, and discuss strategies to maximize the potential of DMFs.
The meeting was attended by the concerned state department officials, district officials, planning experts and civil society members.
The meeting brought out issues that DMFs must consider for effective implementation in various districts of Odisha, and key deliberation and action points were identified by the participants in a consultative manner.
|Minutes of the meeting|
|Deccan Chronicle | July 30, 2017
Shortcomings in fund allocation
|The New Indian Express | July 29, 2017
Yawning loopholes in State claim on DMF funds
|The Hindu | JULY 29, 2017
Priority not right in DMF implementation: CSE
|The Odisha Story | Dec. 8, 2016
Gaps Remain, Despite Odisha‘s Pole Position with Regards to Funds Received under District Mineral Foundation: CSE
DMF activity: Human capital not in focus