ISDM partners with ILSS to empower leaders in development sector

ANI | Updated: Jan 24, 2018 23:43 IST

New Delhi [India], Jan 24 (ANI): The Indian School of Development Management (ISDM) and India Leaders for Social Sector (ILSS) are offering the country's first of its kind nine-day leadership programme, aimed at inspiring, empowering and enabling great minds and talented leaders of the country to play a vital leadership role in the development sector.

The programme offers a unique engagement platform for senior leaders to interact with the stalwarts of the social sector.

The talent in the senior leadership of top corporate houses, defence forces, government services has the necessary skills and expertise to address the issues plaguing the country.

Having gathered years of experience in strategic problem solving, results-orientation and talent management, these leaders, given the right platform and support, can do wonders for the country's development.

India Leaders for Social Sector intends to achieve this through their flagship programme.

ILSS is an initiative by Central Square Foundation (CSF), in partnership with ISDM, to build and nurture senior leadership talent for the social sector.

ISDM is established with the vision to create a vibrant and catalytic ecosystem for development management and leadership.

Talking about the collaboration with ILSS, founder and director, ISDM, Gaurav Shah, said, "Social sector in the country is witnessing an unprecedented growth and demands for high-quality leadership to take it to the next level. We are confident that our collaboration with CSF for this unique ILSS Leadership Programme will pave the way for impactful leadership roles in reforming India."

Addressing the need for this programme, founder and chairman, Central Square Foundation, Ashish Dhawan, said, "ILSS is designed to benefit the best minds out there who want to make a difference and are passionate about driving change. By identifying possibilities, challenges and rewards of the social sector, the ILSS platform endeavours to create an informed movement of leadership talent for the sector."

This programme is a unique opportunity for senior professionals who are keen to build and run social organizations that can make an impact, interested in developing realistic perspectives of the development sector, identifying the right organisation to get associated with and are keen to connect with like-minded individuals committed to the development of the nation.

It is a good starting point for anyone looking for a career where they can make a difference in the society.

The inaugural batch of India Leaders for Social Sector is all set to begin on January 26, 2018, at the Ashoka University campus. (ANI)

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