Recognition and impact of Odisha Millets Mission
The Odisha Millets Mission has received recognition from many quarters.
- The Government of India has asked all states to adopt Odisha Millets Mission model for promotion of millets, pulses and oilseeds.
- The State Planning Commission of Chhattisgarh has asked the Government of Chhattisgarh to start a millet mission on the lines of "Odisha Millets Mission".
- The Government of India has set up a task force to understand the framework of the Odisha Millets Mission and to revise the National sub mission on millets based on the learnings of the OMM.
- Cambridge University partnered with Odisha Millets Mission to explore possibility of design of OMM as alternative to Green Revolution framework.
- The Governor of Maharashtra has asked Government of Maharashtra to explore initiating a project on millets considering the Odisha Millets Mission.
- UN-IFAD and UN-FAO have supported the framework of Odisha Millets Mission as suitable for taking up agro-ecological initiatives.