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YSD conducted 2nd ‘Public Hearing’ on transparency and accountability in Public Distribution System in Berhampur city.

YSD organized a “public hearing” here at Utkal Ashram Bhawan in Berhampur on April 26th 2011 to interface service providers and beneficiaries on transparency and accountability in implementation of Public Distribution System in Berhampur city with the support from Public Affairs Centre, Bangalore. In this occasion YSD team presented the report of the social audit of […]

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PMGSY Rural Roads Citizen Monitoring Project Launched

YSD launched Citizen Monitoring of PMGSY rural road projects here in Parlakhemundi, Gajapati at RMC Building on 5th of April 2011 with the support from ANSA-SAR. 18 participants from local NGO’s, intellectuals and media participated in the project launching. Er. Rajendra Kr. Pradhan, Sub Divisional Officer, Rural Development Department, Gajapati inaugurated the programme and Mr. P.C […]

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YSD hosted first meeting of Network of NGO’s under Citizen Against Corruption

YSD hosted the 1st meeting of the Network Against Corruption under Citizens Against Corruption programme of PTF at YSD office on 24th March 2011. Four partners from Gajapati and Ganjam district participated and discussed on formation of a network to fight corruption in public programmes. Mr. Varghes and Mr. Srikanth from Public Affairs Centre present as resource […]

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YSD hosted State level Training Workshop of partner NGOs on Right to Information

YSD in association with Odisha RTI Coalition organized a two day training workshop on Right to Information of partner NGOs here in Youth Hostel Gopalpur on 26-27- February, 2011. 32 participants from 20 NGO partners from 18 districts of Orissa participated in this programme. Mrs. Sujata Mahapatra from OSAM and Mr. Kiran Kumar Mahanty from […]

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Youth in Action (Training of Youth on Media Making)

YSD started an initiative to engage youth in media making with support from TakingIT Global a global programme named Adobe Youth Voice. YSD selected 60 youth from high schools of Berhampur and trained on how they will engage in social development purpose by using still, video camera and video editing software (Adobe Photoshop Premier and […]

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Consultation with Shop Owners Association on Improving Transparency and Accountability in Public Distribution System

A consultation with the Shop Owners Association on Improving Transparency and Accountability in the Public Distribution System (PDS) took place on 16th February 2011 at Utkal Ashram Bhawan, Ganjam Kala Parishad. Berhampur MLA Dr. Ramesh Chandra Chyaupattnaik inaugurated the meeting, senior corporator, BMC Mr. Ashok Shukla, and Mr. Bhaskar Sahu, Vice-president Berhampur Dealers Association attended the […]

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Vice-President Dealers Associations, Berhampur attended PDS workshop in Bangalore

Berhampur PDS Dealers Association Vice-President Mr. Bhaskar Sahu participated a “Workshop on PDS and Entitlements, Scope for Citizen Engagement” on 28th January 2011 in Bangalore with Mr. Bibhu Prasad Sahu of YSD, Berhampur. He presented the situation, problems and dealers perspective on effective delivery of PDS services in Berhampur. He also visited one model PDS […]

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PRIA assessed Phase-2 Anti-corruption Project

An assessment team from PRIA, New Delhi assessed the Phase-2 Anti-corruption project under Citizen Against Corruption programme of Partnership for Transparency Fund, USA on 21st January 2011. This includes visit to two fields (Raghupati Nagar and Pandav Nagar), interaction with community, service providers (visited one Fair Price Shop) and YSD team.

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State level workshop on Integrity Pact organized

  A ‘State level workshop on Integrity Pact’ in public procurement organized on 3rd December 2010 at conference hall Utkal Chamber of Commerce & Industry, Bhubaneswar by Transparency International India in partnership with Youth for Social Development, officials from central Public Sector Undertakings, members of TII Orissa chapter, members of Civil Society Organization’s of Orissa were participated in […]

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Transparency and Accountability in Public Distribution System

  YSD organized a ‘Public Hearing’ on “Transparency and Accountability in Public Distribution System in Berhampur” on 27th November 2010 at Utkal Ashram Bhawan, Berhampur. Two senior officials from District Civil Supply Office, Vice-president of Berhampur Dealers Association and more than 60 BPL beneficiaries were presented and demanded corruption free services. YSD team presented the report on Citizen […]

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