Institute of Economic and Social Justice

PanchaShila Foundation Trust is a registered charitable Trust under CS
No83/2014Doct No 81, S.R.Nagar Hyderabad. The main objective of the
Trust is to popularize the principles of panchshila as enshrined in
Buddhist and Indian traditions. Under section C, it has proposed the
Institute to be established and operated as per its own objectives and
regulated by the Executive Board duly authorized by the chairman of the

Prof K.S.Chalam is the chairman of the Trust and is Ex-officio Chairman of the Institute. Prof Chalam is a well-known Scholar, Social Scientist and Public Servant in the country. He served as Professor of Economics and founder Director of Academic Staff College, Andhra University.
He served as the Vice-chancellor of Dravidian University for a short period and resigned and joined as Hon Member, Union Public Service Commission, a Constitutional authority in 2005. He demitted office in 2011 and was requested to act as Special Rapporteur for South India, National Human Rights Commission. He has resigned the NHRC and took up the work of building the IESJ.