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ICAR-CIWA is celebrating Rashtriya Mahila Kisan Diwas on 15 October 2023


List of Shortlisted Candidates For Interview to be called for appearing in the walk-in-interview for temporary short term engagement of Young Professional -I & II


ICAR-Central Institute for Women in Agriculture, Bhubaneswar is going to celebrate its 28th Foundation Day on February 17, 2023


Online Collaborative Training Programme on Participatory Gender Approaches for Agriculture Development: January 23-28, 2023


Dr. Mridula Devi has taken over the charge of Director, ICAR-CIWA, Bhubaneswar with effect from forenoon of 14.11.2022.

ICAR Short Course on "Women Friendly Nutri Smart Interventions for Alleviating Malnutrition in Rural Areas"  - 03-12, January,2023

The Success Story of NASF Proiect "Institutional Mechanism and Technological Backstopping to Promote Women Entrepreneurship in Agriculture" published in ICAR Website

Implementation of 5 days' working week at ICAR-CIWA Bhubaneswar

  ICAR-CIWA is celebrating Rastriya Mahila Kisan Diwas on 15 October 2022

Swachhata Pakhwada-2021, 16-20 December 2021

Bharat Ka Amrut Mohatsav: Activities

Inauguration of "75 Nutri Smart Villages" Programme on 10 November, 2021 Time: 1:00 PM

 ICAR-CIWA Bhubaneswar celebrated 75th Independence Day on 15th August 2021

Dr. Anil Kumar has taken over as the new Acting Director of ICAR-CIWA Bhubaneswar with effect from the               forenoon of 30.04.2021

Brainstorming Workshop to Develop a Framework for Propelling ICAR-CIWA as Global Institute for Women in Agriculture, 31st July 2020


ICAR-CIWA Bhubaneswar bags “Best Institute in Agriculture” Award


ICAR-CIWA nominated Best Women Empowerment Institute in Asia Award – 2019


ICAR-CIWA: Empowering Women in Agriculture" article published in the Air India's inflight magazine, SHUBH YATRA (June 2019 issue)


ICAR-CIWA recognized as one of the "10 Best Agriculture Institute in India 2018" by 'The Knowledge Review', an International Education Magazine


ICAR sponsored Short Course on Gender Gaps and Interventions to Address Gender Issues in Agriculture, September 17-26,2019

Model Training Course on Livelihood Security of Farmwomen through Dairy, Poultry and Fish Production, 1-8 November 2018

Review meeting of AICRP on Home Science : 9-10 April, 2018

ICAR-CIWA is organizing one day workshop on prevention of Sexual Harassment at Workplace" on the occasion of International Women's Day on 8th March 2018

1st International Extension Congress on New Horizons of Extension - Challenges and Opportunities from Feb 1-3, 2018 at ICAR-Central Institute for Women in Agriculture, Bhubaneswar.
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Model Training course on ‘Enabling Environment and Rural Infrastructure for Improving Women's Seed Access - October 24-31, 2017

ICAR-CIWA received Cashless Institution Award from Union Agriculture Minister on 14th February, 2017

ICAR-CIWA, Bhubaneswar is celebrating "Mahila Kisan Diwas" and "World Food Day" on 16th October 2017.

ICAR-CIWA is celebrating its foundation day on 17th February 2017

ICAR-CIWA is celebrating 'National Productivity Week' from 12th to 18th February, 2017

Model Training course on ‘Promoting Occupational Safety and Drudgery Reduction among Farm Women - Nov 3-10, 2016

Brainstorming workshop on "Bridging the gaps in Gender Research" at ICAR-CIWA Bhubaneswar on 1st & 2nd June, 2016

हिन्दी में संयुक्त वैज्ञानिक संगोष्ठी "स्टार्ट अप इंडिया अभियान में विज्ञान एवं तकनीकी संस्थानों की भूमिका" on 17th March, 2016

Model Training Course entitled “Livelihood improvement of farm families through Integrated Farming System” on 17th-24th November, 2015

Short Course on "Promoting occupational safety and drudgery reduction among farm women" during 1st-10th August, 2015

National Symposium on "Women's Land Rights and Access to Agri-resources & Services in Changing Development Scenario"  in collaboration with Oxfam India    is postponed to 19th-21st August, 2015.

Padma Vibhushan Dr. M. S. Swaminathan visited ICAR-DRWA

DRWA Participated in the ‘Swachch Bharat Abhiyan’

Training Programmme on "Strengthening Gender Perspective in Agricultural Research & Development" for young and newly recruited ARS Scientists scheduled in 18th - 27th September 2014 is postponed.

DRWA is organizing a Model Training Course on Technological Empowerment of Farm Women in Production of Quality Seeds during November 12th-19th, 2014. Last date of receiving nomination is 10th October 2014.

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 Walk- in- interview on 25-10-2014 (Saturday) from interested and eligible candidates   

 Dr. A.K. Sikka, Hon'ble Deputy Director General (Agricultural Extension), ICAR visited DRWA, Bhubaneswar on 7th May 2014

 Unit Meeting of AICRP on Home Science will be held from 5th – 7th August, 2014 at DRWA, Bhubaneswar.

ICAR Sponsored Short Course on “Participatory research for mainstreaming gender concerns in agriculture” from May 22nd-31st, 2014 at DRWA Bhubanewsar.

DRWA organized specialized, Off-campus Capacity Building Programme in collaboration with NAARM, Hyderabad for the combined group of Scientists, technical and administrative personnel of the DRWA from 06-09th May, 2014

Applications are invited from the eligible candidates for recruitment of technical post.

'Technology Week for Women in Agriculture' on January 22-27, 2014.

Model Training Course On "Promotional issues of women in Agriculture for Farm Mechanization and further steps to reduce their drudgery with increased output" on November, 6-13, 2013

Tenders invited for disposal of Office Vehicle by Sale.

Applications are invited for vacant administrative posts at DRWA, Bhubaneswar

Dr (Mrs) Neelam Grewal took over charge as Director, Directorate of Research on Women in Agriculture

DRWA Vision 2050 Draft

Rate Contract for Printing Works of DRWA - invitation of quotations/ rates


Model Training Course on Drudgery Reducing Options for Farm Women to Increase Their Work Efficiency & Productivity November 1-8, 201

Trainers’ Training Programme for KVKs Scientists on Drudgery Reducing Farm Technologies/ Equipment for Farm Women September 11-15, 2012

Training programme on Social Development in watersheds inaugurated