Who We Are
Social Welfare Agency & Training Institute (SWATI) laid its organisational foundation at Malarimaha ( a village of Tikabali block of Kandhamal District) with joint effort of a group of committed youths in the year 1997-98. In the beginning of the institution it started its work in few villages of Paburia and Guttingia G.P. of Tikabali Block. The focus activities of the organisation were Natural Resource Management,Community Health and promotion of CBOs. Gradually it strategically extended the operational area to almost all block areas of Kandhamal district and some blocks of Ganjam district alongwith urban local bodies at Bhubaneswar & Berhampur Municipality Corporation and Phulbani & Boudhgarh NAC.
Healthy and self-reliant community life with dignity ensuring equal opportunity, rights, liberty, justice that enables participation, informed decision-making and creates ability to resolve the issues.
Capacitating the weaker section, especially the women and the tribals through skill building, leadership development, micro credit, natural resource management and increasing demand generation of entitlement with a special focus on enhancing opportunity for sustainable livelihood and self reliance.