The Ramon Magsaysay Award Foundation

Awardees who worked in Philippines

Abadiano, Benjamin

A young Filipino man who discovered the world of indigenous peoples and committed himself to improving their lives through education that emphasize literacy, livelihood and leadership skills that uphold their cultural values and traditions

Alcala, Angel Chua

Has decade-rich experience in tropical marine resource conservationa and considered a world class authority in ecology and biogeography of amphibians and reptiles, and is behind the invention of artifical coral reefs to be used for fisheries in Southeast Asia

Aquino, Corazon Cojuangco

A simple housewife who became a widow and a symbol of a popular and peaceful revolution that deposed a tyrant; a reluctant but brave political candidate who became the 11th President of the Republic of the Philippines and an icon of nonviolent democratic aspiration the world over