Sandeep Pattnaik

Sandeep is a researcher and journalist based in Bhubaneshwar. He was part of the Human Rights Advocacy Programme at the Centre for the Study of Human Rights, Columbia University, New York, in 2007. Currently, he is a member of the steering committee of the International Campaign for the Ratification of the Optional Protocol to the International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights (ICESCR).

Beverages
Both
Forest and Non-Forest

District Administration in Odisha Forcefully Digs Forestland To Construct Pipeline for Distillery

Titerikata

Boudh

Sector:

Industry

State:

Odisha

Coal Mining
Both
Forest

Coal Mining threatens Displaced Villagers in Odisha

Patrapalli

Jharsuguda

Sector:

Mining

State:

Odisha

Beverages
Common
Forest

Illegal Transfer of Forest Land in Odisha

Balrampur

Dhenkanal

Sector:

Industry

State:

Odisha

Bauxite Mining
Both
Forest and Non-Forest

Tribals in Odisha Protest Against Vedanta

Koraput

Koraput

Sector:

Mining

State:

Odisha

Bauxite Mining
Both
Forest and Non-Forest

Tribals Protest Against the Grant of Bauxite Lease to NALCO at Koraput in Odisha

Patangi

Koraput

Sector:

Mining

State:

Odisha

Protected Areas
Both
Forest

Tribals Demanding Adequet Compensation for Relocation from Debrigarh Wildlife Sanctury in Odisha

Debrigarh

Bargarh

Sector:

Conservation and Forestry

State:

Odisha

Defence and Security Establishments
Both
Forest and Non-Forest

HAL Displaced People Demanding to Return their Lying Unused Land in Koraput Odisha

Sunabeda

Koraput

Sector:

Infrastructure

State:

Odisha

Multipurpose Dam
Both
Forest and Non-Forest

Upper Kolab Dam Displaced Families Demand Proper Rehabilitation in Koraput

Kolab

Koraput

Sector:

Infrastructure

State:

Odisha

Railways
Both
Forest and Non-Forest

Railway Line Affected Farmers Demand Adequate Compensation

Sukinda

Jajpur

Sector:

Infrastructure

State:

Odisha

Special Economic Zones (SEZ)
Common
Forest and Non-Forest

Tribals Demand for Unused land in Rourkela Steel Plant (RSP), Odisha

Rourkela

Sundergarh

Sector:

Industry

State:

Odisha

Urban Development (Other than Smart Cities)
Common
Forest and Non-Forest

Forceful eviction of slum dwellers in Kalahandi district of Odisha

Bhawanipatna

Kalahandi

Sector:

Infrastructure

State:

Odisha

Plantations
Common
Forest

Forcible Plantation by Govt on Land Claimed by Tribal's in Ganjam

Golia

Ganjam

Sector:

Conservation and Forestry

State:

Odisha

Irrigation Dam
Common
Forest and Non-Forest

People Desplaced by Koska Dam Demand Rehabilitation in Odisha

Krushnapalli

Nayagarh

Sector:

Infrastructure

State:

Odisha

Hydroelectric Project
Both
Forest and Non-Forest

NHRC Takes Note of Plight of Indrvati Dam-Displaced People, State Yet to Act

Mukhiguda

Kalahandi

Sector:

Power

State:

Odisha

Forest Administration (Other than Protected Areas)
Common
Forest

Forest Department Forcefully Handovers Community Forest to JFM Committee

Harichandanpur

Keonjhar

Sector:

Conservation and Forestry

State:

Odisha

Irrigation Dam
Both
Forest and Non-Forest

Rehabilitation of Lower Indra Irrigation Project Displaced People

Khariar

Nuapada

Sector:

Infrastructure

State:

Odisha

Defence and Security Establishments
Common
Forest and Non-Forest

Conflict Over CRPF camp on Community Forest in Kalahandi

Madanpur Rampur

Kalahandi

Sector:

Infrastructure

State:

Odisha

Plantations
Both
Forest and Non-Forest

Tribals Allege Forest Department Carrying Out Plantation on Community Land in Ragada

Lathipada

Ganjam

Sector:

Conservation and Forestry

State:

Odisha

Bauxite Mining
Common
Forest and Non-Forest

Bauxite mining at Mali Parvat in Koraput

Semiliguda

Koraput

Sector:

Mining

State:

Odisha

Special Economic Zones (SEZ)
Common
Forest and Non-Forest

Displaced families yet to get land titles in Kalinga Nagar

Kalinga Nagar

Jajpur

Sector:

Industry

State:

Odisha

Plantations
Common
Forest

Plantation on tribal land without consent

Burlubaru

Kandhamal

Sector:

Conservation and Forestry

State:

Odisha

Multipurpose Dam
Both
Forest and Non-Forest, Non-Forest (Grazing Land), Non-Forest (Other than Grazing Land)

Hirakud Dam

Hirakud

Sambalpur

Sector:

Infrastructure

State:

Odisha

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