An Odisha Vikash Conclave would be held here from September 19 to 21. Niti Aayog Vice-Chairman Dr Arvind Panagaria would inaugurate the conclave, informed CYSD member-secretary Jagadananda at a Press meet on Friday.
The conclave would focus on issues like tribal empowerment and development, rain-fed agriculture, employment skill, migration, food and nutrition security, water and health, etc., Jagadananda said.
The pace of development in last few decades during the phase of political stability in the State would be prime focus of the conclave, he informed. A set of recommendations would be submitted both to State and Central Governments with specific suggestions to augment development process of Odisha. In the backdrop of issues, concerns and challenges of last few decades the conclave would draft the recommendations after a thorough debate, Jagadananda said.