It is a collective domain of important education networks and
alliances, donor and implementing agencies, civil society organizations
, teacher unions and concerned individuals who have come together in the
line of the National RTE Forum and acts as the state chapter for the same.
Odisha RTE Forum came into existence unanimously on 19th October 2011 through
a collective process which is carried forward by its State Working Committee.
The members of the Working Committee for the time being includes- Voice for
Child Rights Odisha, Odisha Alliance on Convention on Rights of Child, Western
Orissa Education Watch,Odisha Siksha Aadhikar abhijan, Campaign Against Child
Labour, National Coalition for Education, YSC, Sikshasandhan, BVLF-ULLASH,
CYSD, BGVS, Action-Aid, Aid-et-Action, OXFAM, UNICEF, CARE, Save the
children, IHRE, PECUC, Plan India, CRY. The Forum is working under the
leadership of Anil Pradhan, Convenor, Odisha RTE Forum.