Log in



Joined May 2022

Socio Economic Development for Rural poor in Odisha, India.

Presence in: India
Focus: Livelihoods

About ORUPA:

Orissa Rural and Urban Producers’ Association (ORUPA) is a voluntary effort towards encouraging and helping the handicraft and handloom artisans of Orissa to keep the traditional art forms alive. 

Launched on 26th January 1990,ORUPA was born from the expressed need of artisans themselves to have a marketing federation of their own. It is registered under the Societies Registration Act-XXI of 1860. Diversification and Capacity Building of the artisan groups. The federation intends to bring the rural and urban artisan groups towards economic empowerment through the process of craft and craftsmanship. It has got the membership of International Fair Trade Association (IFAT), Export Promotion Council for Handicrafts (EPCH) and Fair Trade Forum of India (FTF-I).


• ORUPA responsive to demand of all of their stakeholders are better equipped to achieve long-term financial    success.
• Help cutting costs
• A viable brand building exercise
• Spurt in sells and customer loyalty
• Enhanced productivity & quality
• Increased market pie
• Competitive edge
• Environmental sustainability
• Business alliances

People Associated With This Organization

Nabasis Das

Joined May 2022
Interests: Livelihoods

1. Name in full: Mr NABASIS DAS
(in block letter)

9. Present area of function
With Designation: The Position is responsible for running the organisation as a profit centre. Devising the strategy for business, as well as handling business development and controlling all operation including project implementation, MIS, sales administration etc.
As Chief Executive.

10. Details of present and past
organisation served:
1.1. Orissa Rural & Urban Producers’ Association (ORUPA)
From May-04 to Oct-08.
Bhubaneswar ,ORISSA.
As Chief Executive (CE)

1.2. Aptech Ltd, Bhubaneswar.(ORISSA.)
From Mar-01 - to Apl-04.
As Area Business Head, (Orissa & Jharkhand)

1.3. Videocon International Ltd., Bhubaneswar,(ORISSA)
From Jan-98 - Feb-01
As Sr Sales Officer, Orissa.

1.4. Sikkim Time Corp. Ltd, Ahamadabad, (Gujarat.)
From July-94 - Dec-97
As Dy manager, (Gujarat.)

11. Whether Regular / Contract: Regular

12. Scale of pay of the post and
whether on CDA or IDA pattern: NA

13. Basic pay and the date from which drawn:
CDA/IDA drawn: Rs 67900.00 (PM)

14. Language known:
(including foreign)
Read Write Spoken
English English English
Hindi Hindi Hindi
Oriya Oriya Oriya
(Degree of proficiency be mentioned) Gujarathi

15. Educational background (from School Leaving examination onwards)

Matric 10+2 Science 10+3 Commerce MBA
Name of Institution BSE,Orissa CHSE,Orissa Utkal University, Bhubaneswar Shivaji University, Kolhapur, Maharastra
Degree/Diploma &Year 1984 1988 1991 1994
Subject Area Math,Eng Phy, Chem,
Math. Acct, Cost A/C, Com.Law Marketing/HRD
Field of specialization Math. Phy, Chem,
Math Accountancy Marketing Mgt

16. Membership of professional Bodies and details of publication:
Member in Council For Advancement of People Action and Rural Technology (CAPART)(Under the aegis of Ministry of Rural Development, Govt Of India) Regional Committee, East Zone. Bhubaneswar.

17. Specialized Training / Courses Attended:

Participated a training workshop on “Value Chain Training” promoting market solutions to Micro Small and medium Enterprise (MSME) constraints such as market access, input supply, technology/product development, management training, poli
Nabasis Das is the network champion (main point of contact) for ORUPA.

Please contact community@namati.org to report outdated information or to ask a question about this profile.