The Coastal Poor Development Action Network (COPDANET in short)
was born in 1998 to work for a better coastal ecosystem and serve
as a watchdog for thousands of vulnerable coastal poor.
COPDANET has a network of grass roots peoples organizations and
environmental NGOs in the east coast of India between Orissa and
It is used to strives for a better costal ecosystem and enable the
millions of coastal poor for sustainable livelihood.
Copdanet was registered under the Societies Registration Act of
1991of 27of 1975 with FCRA Code no 07900579 under the ministry of
Home Affairs, Federal Government New Delhi.
With Climate Change, Global Warming, Earth Quakes, Tsunami
threats, etc COPDANET serves to conserve mangroves to protect
people of India, and giving awareness of vulnerable Costal Poor
the EMR (Eco Mangrove Restoration) while regenerating mangroves in
the Bay of Bengal region.