Udisha is a NGO and conglomeration of professionals, social activists, and environmentalists. It is involved in multifarious activities like sustainable development, environment, youth employment, and training and development etc. Udisha has organized conferences, seminars, workshops, debates, walks (Padyatra) and poster painting competitions on environmental, prevention of child abuse, and other social and developmental issues. Udisha has been organizing the events for propagating environmental education in secondary schools and has aroused awareness amongst thousands of children and their parents. In 2007, Udisha was granted Special Consultative Status with Economic and Social Commission from the United Nations.