Welcome to Initiatives of Change

We, a group of young people, are challenged by the idea of Initiatives of Change, IofC, because it inspires you to do what you feel is best for you. All you have to do is ask yourself in silence on what is good for you and how you can bring that change. That's where the process of change starts. Change yourself first, reform yourself and you will reform thousands. This idea appealed many of us and it has brought together young people from all over the country year after year.

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VISION

The vision is empowerment of ordinary youth into forces of change. We will work tirelessly to inspire young people who will play an important role in society; whose character is shaped by the universal values of honesty, love, unselfishness, purity and selfless service around the world. Such individuals will provide an alternative...

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ASIA PLATEAU

Nestling in the western hills of India and overlooking the Krishna Valley lies Asia Plateau, a centre for introspection and dialogue. Over the past five decades ordinary men and women of all classes, races and religions have experienced here, a change in attitude, motivation and behaviour causing ripples in their personal lives, families, workplaces, communities, and sometimes much beyond.

Asia Plateau is used for holding the training programmes and conferences of Initiatives of Change. Asia Plateau is a 68-acre campus situated at an altitude of 1,300 meters in Panchgani, just a 100 kms. away from Pune, and 248 km from Mumbai.

Stories of Change

My LMAD journey started in 2014 when I first visited IofC. The level of ego, attitude and anger inside me was so high that I never felt that someone can get hurt from these things when I would say ...

Lakshay Chugh - Delhi

“ .. while trying to live life in an ‘ethical’ manner, I had retrogressed into becoming self-righteous”. This had made me very judgmental over a period of time - even with m...

Harshwardhan Mishra - Rourkela, Odisha

I come from a bhramin orthodox family. I was always expected to be someone who would make the family proud by studying in the best institution in this country. And then, make a fortune out of it, ...

Pratik Dave - Nagpur, Maharashtra

I am Rajan Bajaj from Katni (M.P.) I am associated with this conference for the last two years. With studies, I am in college first year. My journey before LMAD and after LMAD So if I talk abo...

Rajan Bajaj - Katni, Madhya Pradesh

LMAD was something I never knew about up untill one of my friend Karan forced me to be the part of National youth conference 2015. And now since I wasn't aware of anything about the conference and...

Nitin Jain - Indore, Madhya Pradesh

Change... its a very small word but plays an important role in life. We never know when change will happen, cause we can only realise it. Realisation comes from your heart and we change and yes I h...

Puja Makhare - Satara, Maharashtra