Odisha Bamboo Development Agency is an initiative aimed at integrated development of Bamboo sector in Odisha.
The focus is on bamboo resource regeneration by commercial cultivation of bamboo and building highly competitive clusters producing commercially accepted bamboo products through value addition as well as setting up bamboo based industries with recent advances in technology.
The mission has special focus on adequate returns to farmers as well as promoting sustainable livelihood for tribal and rural poor engaged in bamboo sector with emphasis on women empowerment.
In Odisha the farmers are adopted the bamboo farming for their livelihood. More...
In Odisha certain traditional communities have adopted the bamboo craft as a profession for their livelihood. More...