Inspiring Conversations

“Section 135 of the Companies Act has endeavored to bring CSR from backroom to boardroom.” Gayatri Subramaniam is the Convener and Chief Programme Executive of National Foundation for Corporate Social Responsibility (NFCSR), Indian Institute of...
Saundarya Rajesh is an entrepreneur from Pondicherry, India. She is the founder-president of AVTAR Career Creators, FLEXI Careers India, and is the managing-trustee of AVTAR Human Capital Trust. She is best known for her work in the area of flexible...
“Social Entrepreneurship is not doing something new because you are motivated; you also need a certain set of skills.”  Prof. P.K. Biswas is the Director of Institute for Financial Management and Research (IFMR). He has done his Masters in Sociology...
“It is pertinent to say that the non-communicable diseases are now on the increase. It is a paradigm shift!”   Dr Kuganathan is a practicing Public Health expert in India for the past 30 years. He has served as Director of Communicable Diseases...
“In Social sector infrastructure it is not just the product, but the process which is important.”   Dr. Kalpana Gopalan is a serving officer of the lndian Administrative Service for 29 years. She has worked in land administration, urban management,...
Shri U. Sagayam IAS is currently the Managing Director of Co-Optex.He is the first IAS officer in the state to upload details of his assets on the district website, taking fellow officers by pleasant surprise. Due to his actions against corrupt activities, he was transferred 18 times in a span of 20 years. ...
Shri U. Sagayam IAS is currently the Managing Director of Co-Optex.He is the first IAS officer in the state to upload details of his assets on the district website, taking fellow officers by...
“To impose a death penalty is similar to: “An eye for an eye and a tooth for a tooth” principle. It is like taking revenge!” ...
“To impose a death penalty is similar to: “An eye for an eye and a tooth for a tooth” principle. It is like taking revenge!” ...
“Charity needs to be more broad-based” ...
“Charity needs to be more broad-based” ...
“The hallmark of Social Entrepreneurship is the capacity of creativity and ideas that can be channeled into a particular service for people.” ...
“The hallmark of Social Entrepreneurship is the capacity of creativity and ideas that can be channeled into a particular service for people.” ...
“IT industry is uniquely positioned to leverage its core competencies to enable NGO partners to scale and sustain their social development programs.” ...
“IT industry is uniquely positioned to leverage its core competencies to enable NGO partners to scale and sustain their social development programs.” ...
“CSR is the beginnings of ownership of the country.” ...
“CSR is the beginnings of ownership of the country.” ...
“Communicate or Die. So be it!” ...
“Communicate or Die. So be it!” ...