16 Aug 2018

Expert Lecture on Challenges to Governance Today

An expert lecture on the topic “Challenges to Governance Today” was conducted for the students of Symbiosis University of Applied Sciences, Indore. The lecture was delivered by Ms Aditi Garg, IAS; SDM, Depalpur; Indore, MP.

The lecture was focused on challenges to governance in the present scenario: where expectations are more but resources are limited. She talked about the power and responsibly of an IAS officer: tremendous opportunity to serve the people. She also invited students of Symbiosis University of Applied Sciences, Indore for their contributions to be made for the prevailing problems in the society.
She talked about “ikigai” a Japanese concept that means “a reason for being”. It requires a deep and often lengthy search of self which brings satisfaction and meaning to life. She also emphasized the importance of fundamental duties given in the Indian constitution. The points discussed were appreciated by all the participants.