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The 2017 Ramon Magsaysay Awardees Announced

PRESS RELEASE 2017 Ramon Magsaysay Awardees Announced   The Board of Trustees of the Ramon Magsaysay Award Foundation (RMAF) today announced that this year six individuals and organizations from Indonesia, Japan, Philippines, Singapore, and Sri Lanka will receive Asia’s Premier Prize and Highest Honor, the Ramon Magsaysay Award. The 2017 Ramon Magsaysay Awardees are: Yoshiaki […]

July 27, 2017

RESPONSE: 2010 Ramon Magsaysay Awardee FU QIPING

RelatedFu Qiping (Awardee) “We have higher goals to achieve; therefore I will continuously exert great efforts for the betterment of our village. This award encourages me to work harder, and to serve the village even more.”2010 Ramon Magsaysay Awardee FU QIPING accepts Asia’s Premier Prize and Highest Honor.

June 14, 2017

RESPONSE: 2010 Ramon Magsaysay Awardee A.H.M. NOMAN KHAN

RelatedKhan, A.h.m. Noman (Awardee) “This award will strengthen our commitment and boost the disability movement for empowerment of persons with disabilities. CDD and I are extremely proud and would like to express our sincere commitment to work for persons with disabilities towards creating an inclusive society.”2010 Ramon Magsaysay Awardee A.H.M. NOMAN KHAN accepts Asia’s Premier […]

June 14, 2017

RESPONSE: 2010 Ramon Magsaysay Awardee TADATOSHI AKIBA

RelatedAkiba, Tadatoshi (Awardee) “I believe the problem of nuclear weapons will prove to be the decisive issue of our times. I do not claim that it is more important than any of the myriad other global problems we face. Certainly, our environmental problems are equally urgent and threatening. However, our success in solving those other […]

June 14, 2017

RESPONSE: 2010 Ramon Magsaysay Awardee HUO DAISHAN

RelatedHuo Daishan (Awardee) “I hope by doing so, the farmers in these villages, who are the innocent victims of pollution, will understand our Magsaysay Award from a much closer distance, and feel its impact in their own lives.”2010 Ramon Magsaysay Awardee HUO DAISHAN accepts Asia’s Premier Prize and Highest Honor. 

June 14, 2017

RESPONSE: 2010 Ramon Magsaysay Awardee CHRISTOPHER BERNIDO

RelatedBernido, Christopher (Awardee) “The importance of paying special attention to the less privileged cannot be overemphasized since many of the giants in science and mathematics come from their ranks.”2010 Ramon Magsaysay Awardee CHRISTOPHER BERNIDO accepts Asia’s Premier Prize and Highest Honor. 

June 14, 2017

RESPONSE: 2010 Ramon Magsaysay Awardee MA. VICTORIA CARPIO BERNIDO

RelatedBernido, Ma. Victoria Carpio (Awardee) “The joy you share with us today, your support and prayers, spur us on to work with renewed zeal, hope and faith, even as we face with excitement the many new results in the neurosciences that would usher in profound transformations in education in the present century.”2010 Ramon Magsaysay Awardee […]

June 14, 2017

RESPONSE: 1997 Ramon Magsaysay Awardee MAHASWETA DEVI

RelatedDevi, Mahasweta (Awardee) “I will have sense of fulfillment of more and more young writers took to unbeaten tracks. My India still lives behind a curtain of darkness. A curtain that separates the mainstream society from the poor and the deprived. But then why my India alone? Cannot one say the same for so many […]

June 14, 2017

RESPONSE: 1997 Ramon Magsaysay Awardee MAHESH CHANDER MEHTA

RelatedMehta, Mahesh Chander (Awardee) “We must all arise in unison to ace the challenges before us to seek redressal of the present situation. A different mind-set and approach are required to creatively deal with the problems facing Asian nations. The struggle will be a long and hard one, but it promises to bear rich fruit […]

June 14, 2017

RESPONSE: 1997 Ramon Magsaysay Awardee EVA FIDELA MAAMO, SPC

RelatedMaamo, Eva Fidela (Awardee) “In truth and in essence, an award for community leadership does not belong to any one person alone but rightfully to the community as a whole.” 1997 Ramon Magsaysay Awardee SR. EVA FIDELA MAAMO, SPC accepts Asia’s Premier Prize and Highest Honor.

June 14, 2017