Indian Institute of Youth and Development (IIYD)

ECOSOC Status: None
Type: NGO working on Drugs
Address: Kalinga
Orissa 762 022
Country: India
Region: Southern and Eastern Asia
UN Languages:
Other languages:
  • Education
  • Prevention
  • Training
  • Sustainable Livelihood / Alternative Development
Short description:
The IIYD works on training of vocational skills, forest conservation, public action, and clean, accessible drinking water. There is an emphasis on traditional skills, which are environmentally sustainable and appropriate. The IIYD organizes training courses for teachers, youth organizations, and NGOs on environmental issues. They have developed and operated a demonstration food garden using non-conventional resources, and have set up horticultural and environmental training courses in local areas as an alternative to shifting cultivation. It also organizes international work camps on environmental protection. It has a series of publications in local language on environment.
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