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Life Academy of Vocational Studies (LAVS) is a registered Society located in Bhubaneswar, Odisha. Founded by a group of young professional social workers the organization has completed over three decades of existence; thanks to its commitment to quality, accountability and social cause it upholds in all its operations. It operates in all thirty districts of the state. The principal target groups of LAVS include farmers[especially those promoting millets in tribal areas], women in agriculture, children, women, STs, SCs, other weaker sections of society and general public at large, slum dwellers, people affected by development induced displacement etc.
A society where peoples’ action is given priority for benefit and betterment of children, women, poor and marginal sections of the community, guaranteeing eco-friendly sustainable development based on equity, empowerment and initiatives for self-reliance by the target clients.
Supplement Community capacity building and Skill up-gradation to promote in them a sense of ownership and active partnership with government and development agencies in decisions and programs affecting their development and well-being.