“The Magsaysay Award is not only in recognition of CLAPV and my work, but also a confirmation of the effectiveness of the support from others in promoting environmental rule of law in China. It recognizes both the challenges we face and the progress we are making in addressing the plight of pollution victims and constructing an ecologically civilized society.”

2014 Ramon Magsaysay Awardee WANG CANFA accepts Asia’s Premier Prize and Highest Honor