The Bregman Leadership Podcast
Episode 149

Bawa Jain

Responsible Leadership

What does it mean to be a responsible leader? Bawa Jain is the Secretary-General for the World Council of Religious Leaders and the founder and president of the Centre for Responsible Leadership. Discover the three principles of decision-making in responsible leadership, the role of karma in the face of temptation, and what to do when your opponent fundamentally disagrees with you.


“Any decision you make has to come from a place of deep courage. Deep conviction.” @jainbawa on responsible leadership on the @peterbregman #leadership #podcast



Website: Centre for Responsible Leadership
Bio: Bawa Jain is a visionary leader in the interfaith movement and a pioneer of religious diplomacy. After working closely on the Millennium World Peace Summit with the office of the United Nations Secretary-General, Mr. Jain committed his life to finding ways that the worldwide religious and spiritual communities can work together as interfaith allies with the United Nations on specific peace, poverty and environmental initiatives. He is the president and founder of the Centre for Responsible Leadership.
Other: An op-ed in Newsweek by Dr. Mohammad Al-Issa is secretary-general of the Muslim World League, chairman of the CRL Responsible Leaders Summit, and president of the International Organization of Muslim Scholars