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MUKTA Stands for Mukhya Mantri Karma Tatpara Abhiyan
Vision of MUKTA:
Objectives of MUKTA
The core objectives of MUKTA are as following:
Heritage City Development & Augmentation Yojana
The main objective of HRIDAY is to preserve the character and soul of the heritage city and facilitate inclusive heritage linked urban development by exploring various avenues including involving private sector. Specific objectives are:
National Urban Livelihoods Mission
To reduce poverty and vulnerability of the urban poor households by enabling them to access gainful self-employment and skilled wage employment opportunities, resulting in an appreciable improvement in their livelihoods on a sustainable basis, through building strong grassroots level institutions of the poor. The mission would aim at providing shelter equipped with essential services to the urban homeless in a phased manner. In addition, the Mission would also address livelihood concerns of the urban street vendors by facilitating access to suitable spaces, institutional credit, social security and skills to the urban street vendors for accessing emerging market opportunities.
The National Urban Housing & Habitat Policy (NUHHP), 2007 aims at promotingsustainable development of habitat in the country with a view to ensuring equitable supply of land, shelter and services at affordable prices to all sections of the society. However, the most vulnerable of these are the urban homeless.
The Urban homeless persons contribute to the economy of the cities and thus the nation as cheap labour in the informal sector; yet they live with no shelter or social security protection. The urban homeless survive with many challenges like no access to elementary public services such as health, education, food, water and sanitation.
National Urban Livelihoods Mission (NULM) aims at providing permanent shelter equipped with essential services to the urban homeless in a phased manner under the Scheme of Shelter for Urban Homeless (SUH).
PRADHAN MANTRI AWAS YOJANA
Pradha Mantri Awas Yojana is a central assistance programme under”Housing for All” Mission launched in June 2015 by Ministry of Housing & Urban Poverty Allevation Govt. of India.The mission seeks to address the housing requirement of urban poor including slum dwellers following programme verticals.
Housing for All mission for urban area will be implemented during 2015-2022 and provide central assistance to implementing agency through states and UTs for providing houses to all eligible families/beneficiaries by 2022. Recognizing the need for an effective and efficient institutional mechanism for achieving the objectives of ‘Housing for All’ in urban areas, AWAAS (Odisha Urban Housing Mission) was launched by the Hon’ble Chief Minister of Odisha on 11th October, 2015. The Government of Odisha has accorded top-priority to 'AWAAS - Odisha Urban Housing Mission' at the state level. The Government, further envisaged creation of District Urban Housing Societies (DUHS) to provide additional managerial and technical capacity to the Odisha Urban Housing Mission, at the district level. 30 DUHS have been setup in 30 districts and one at Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation. DUHS is responsible for ensuring the implementation of 'HFA Policy for Housing for All in Urban Areas of Odisha, 2015' and other directions of OUHM and H&UD Department, Govt. of Odisha.
Swachh Bharat Mission Urban 2.0
SBM-U 2.0 will be implemented with a vision of achieving “Garbage Free” status for all cities. This will involve the following:
In order to achieve this vision, the following specific objectives are targeted to be achieved:A) Sustainable Solid Waste Management
The Housing and Urban Development Department, Govt. of Odisha launched Garima on 11th September 2020, the first-of-its-kind state-wide scheme for safety and dignity of core sanitation workers. Sanitation workers have been at the bottom of the social and economic ladder who suffer from untold miseries and huge social stigma. This scheme puts in place several initiatives to ensure a life of dignity and safety for all formal and informal sanitation workers engaged in core sanitation services in urban areas of Odisha. The scheme’s primary focus is to create and regulate safe working conditions with respect to following types of core sanitation jobs:
The scheme is a Central Sector Scheme i.e. fully funded by Ministry of Housing and Urban Affairs with the following objectives:
The scheme will help formalize the street vendors with above objectives and will open up new opportunities to this sector to move up the economic ladder.