The Mission looks after the overall implementation of the poverty eradication and women empowerment programme across the State. It provides guidance and direction to the programmes as per the government policy. The Mission takes the lead in ensuring convergence of the community network with local self-government institutions. It also works as the platform for partnerships with government departments at the district and State levels.
The Mission’s functions include the expansion and promotion of the community network. It supports programmes in economic and social empowerment through financial and technical assistance. The mission also works towards enhancing women’s citizenship and agency through women empowerment programmes.