Vision of Governance Reforms
Governance pitfall, constraints and hurdles call for a holistic approach; the need for initiating measures to resolve the tensions between the Government and the Governed. The main concerns of governance Reforms are equity, Access, Accountability and The Civil Society Engagement. Equity, especially, implies creating conditions and environment for enabling equal access by all people to the Services and Programmes.
To effect a paradigm shift in the colonial approach, the administration has to transform itself to engage citizens in delivery of services. Services are provided as a sacred duty with dignity not as a dole or an obligation to the citizens. That alone would provide content to the Government’s commitment:”Raj Nahin-Sewa”