MGNREGA in uttar pradesh: challenger, potential and why forward

A state level consultation on “MGNREGA in Uttar Pradesh: Challenges, Potential and Way Forward” was organized by the National Consortium on MGNREGA in Lucknow between 8th and 9th of March 2011. The aim of the consultation was to bring together officials of the state and central governments along with representatives of civil society in UP working on MGNREGA to discuss the potential and problems of MGNREGA in the state and to arrive at a road map for MGNREGA reform within the state. The consultation was presided over by Dr. Mihir Shah, Member, Planning Commission, Government of India .