Unleashing Full Potential for Social Transformation: Ethical Leadership Generating Results


Date: Aug. 23, 2018 - Aug. 25, 2018 & 27 Sept, 2018 - 29 Sept, 2018 & 29 Oct, 2018 - 31 Oct, 2018

Venue: The Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai, India

This social transformation programme is designed to unleash the full potential and ethical leadership in you and inspire others to do so to transform your lives, your work and your society by leading our projects using a holistic methodology and integrated design principles. It will provide you with approaches and tools to expand your reach and impact, through shaping a breakthrough initiative, which transforms how you lead your projects and make a difference in the world. It offers opportunities to established or budding leaders from the public, private, and non-profit organizations to build results/action-based alliances and create paradigmatic shifts.


Purpose of the Programme

To foster leaders and organisations who source their full potential for ethical leadership and hold multiple principled perspectives in solving problems by shifting systems for human and environmental wellbeing.


  1. Source one's creativity and full potential for strategic and ethical action
  2. Stimulate pattern thinking when identifying systems leverage and strategic drivers to transform systems of injustice and inequality while solving problems synergistically
  3. Create effective implementation strategies in the context of one’s breakthrough initiatives to generate outcome and impact, and know how to transform breakdowns into breakthroughs while in action.
  4. Enable participants to move from only managing projects to leading transformational change and deliver tangible results based on ethics and universal values; practicing transformation techniques and methodologies in routine activities. Forge results-oriented partnerships across sector, issues, regions that will substantially strengthen each project and ensure large scale. impact and transformation at the micro and macro levels
  5. Formulate and align strategic actions and results to establish equitable and sustainable change. Design operational strategies to scale one’s ideas for immediate results as well as long term and large scale sustainable impact
  6. Create trans-disciplinary strategies for ethical action and results dedicated to synergetic solutions

Who can Participate?

Any individual and organization who burns for justice and is in action or desires to make difference. in our society for sustainable change that entails sourcing universal values and ethical action and for social and environmental well-being; organizations and individuals in Education/Academia, Corporate, Government, Civil Society, Communication and Media. More than one participant from
an organization or team are encouraged to apply.

Dates of the Programme

  • Session 1: 23-25 August 2018
  • Session 2: 27-29 September, 2018
  • Session 3: 29-31 October 2018

Please Note: The programme consists of a series of 3 sessions, spaced apart by around one month each. New capacities are  introduced in programme and in interim weekly sessions, we practice these capacities in action. Participants work alongside others from a variety of disciplines to build common language and practices so that we can work in synergy. All participants must commit to
participating in all days of each session and in all the three sessions (i.e., no session can be skipped, each session, day, and programmes are inter-linked and are building blocks for the next).

To Apply:

Please go ahead and register to block your seat

Option 1 - Through Filling in Google Forms https://goo.gl/forms/NIP85szBGf9YhjYn2 There is no cancellation fee for withdrawal post completion of this form. However, no refunds oncefee has been paid.

Option 2 - Via Word format application form, Please email request to Adya Siddarth: adyashankar@gmail.com or Candice Menezes: candicegmenezes@gmail.com

Workshop Fee for 3 Workshops - 9 days (inclusive of GST)

Rs. 33,000 per Individual. Rs. 30,000 if there are more than 4 participants from an NGO ( grassroots & implementing organizations and not NGOs that are funders/donors)

Rs. 28,000 for repeaters of 3 part series

Rs. 60,000 for corporate and funding organizations- Rs 54,000 if there are 4 or more participants from the same organization Rs. 48,000 if there are 8 or more participants from the same organization.

Important Dates To Remember

  • 28th July 2018: Fee payment open
  • 10th August 2018: Last day to register (Maximum capacity is 90 participants)
  • 15th August 2018: Last date for fee payment (bank transfer or via TISS payment gateway)


Adya Siddarth: adyashankar@gmail.com

Candice Menezes: candicegmenezes@gmail.com

Srilatha Juvva: juvvas@tiss.edu

Sudarshan Rodriguez: Sudarshan.rodriguez@gmail.com