Pragati Koraput

is a voluntary organisation established on 26th January 1992 and working to improve the quality of life of the rural poor in Koraput District of Odisha,India.

Legal Status

Pragati, Koraput is presently working in 5 Blocks i.e. Koraput, Nandapur, Kotpad, Lamtaput and Dashmanthpur reaching out to around 45,000 households. We have established a network of Forest Dependent people in Koraput District facilitating Community Forest management and rights over forest lands and resources.

Our Programmes

Pragati, Koraput has been recognised as NGO of the Year - National Winner- 2008 by The Resource Alliance and received the Gopabandhu Jyoti Samman 2015 from the Odiya daily “The Samaj” & the Prakruti Mitra Award – 2002-03 from Government of Odisha in recognition of our work for rural poor, transparency and good governance practices.

Our Causes

Help landless families

Your support will help to improve livelihood of landless and women headed families

Support a small farmer

Your support for irrigation can ensure food basket and enhance income of small farmers

Support a dry land farmer

Your support can help climate resilient farming system for dry land farmers

Help a rural child

Your support can fulfill the dream of rural children by solar home lighting system