Join us in our 65th Anniversary
Jan 21, 2022

Tribute for Francisco Sionil Jose

A Tribute to 1980 Ramon Magsaysay Awardee Francisco Sionil Jose Distinguished Author and Journalist in the Philippines.
Jan 21, 2022

Tribute for Ma. Victoria Bernido

A Tribute to 2010 Ramon Magsaysay Awardee Dr. Ma. Victoria Carpio Bernido
Feb 04, 2022

ASIAN LEADERS TALK: 'Effect a change in work ethics and carry out reforms to inspire accountability' says Ramon Magsaysay Awardee Conchita Carpio Morales

Through the Asian Leaders Talk, we asked former Ombudsman of the Philippines and 2016 Ramon Magsaysay Awardee CONCHITA CARPIO MORALES her quick take on transformative leadership and Greatness of Spirit.
Feb 11, 2022

Six Extraordinary Women in Science Who Received the Ramon Magsaysay Award

According to the United Nations, a significant gender gap has persisted throughout the years at all levels of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) disciplines all over the world. Even though women have made tremendous progress towards increasing their participation in higher education, they are still under-represented in these fields.
Feb 16, 2022

Ramon Magsaysay Award Foundation Partners with the International House of Japan

We talked to I-House Chairman, Mr. James Kondo, and discussed what to expect through the collaboration, and what the future of Asia looks like.
Feb 14, 2022

Paving the Road for Nonprofits in Asia

The Ramon Magsaysay Transformative Leadership Institute (RMTLI) launched its newest program, Global Non-Profit Leadership and Management, a by invitation, non-profit leadership learning series.
Feb 15, 2022

The Ramon Magsaysay Award Experience: Reflections from 2021 Ramon Magsaysay Awardee Dr. Muhammad Amjad Saqib

"The Ramon Magsaysay Award experience was one I will cherish for a lifetime."
Feb 11, 2022

Celebrating Greatness of Spirit Amidst the Global Pandemic

In its 63-year history, the Ramon Magsaysay Award Foundation (RMAF) celebrated Greatness of Spirit through an all-virtual Presentation Ceremonies. Amidst the travel restrictions due to the global pandemic, the 63rd Ramon Magsaysay Awards were held last November 30, 2021.
Feb 12, 2022

NextGen Blogs: Rejuvenating the EDSA spirit

Gwen Vasquez, an anthropology student and a campus journalist of the Ateneo de Davao University shares her thoughts on what EDSA means to young people
Feb 24, 2022

NEWSLETTER: Dispatches of Greatness of Spirit (Issue 02)

Feb 25, 2022

Dictatorship to Democracy: The Ramon Magsaysay Awardees’ Contribution to the 1986 People Power Revolution

Mar 04, 2022

ASIAN LEADERS TALK: 'The world needs people who will devote themselves to the common good' says Ramon Magsaysay Awardee Angkhana Neelapaijit

Mar 08, 2022

BREAKING BIASES: A selection of women who received the Ramon Magsaysay Award

Mar 09, 2022

Today’s girls to become tomorrow’s scientists and leaders - how to be successful in STEM

Mar 17, 2022

RMAF Statement on the 65th Death Anniversary of Ramon Magsaysay

On the 65th Death Anniversary of Ramon Magsaysay, our beloved 7th President of the Philippines, it is timely to remember his life and legacy.
Mar 31, 2022

Empowering Women’s Economic Participation Through Microfinance

Apr 21, 2022

NextGen Blogs: How President Magsaysay's leadership values inspire the leaders of today

Apr 21, 2022

Green transition calls for innovative solutions

Apr 21, 2022

ASIAN LEADERS TALK: Ramon Magsaysay Awardee Syeda Rizwana Hasan gives advice on climate change and deforestation

May 05, 2022

The ultimate sovereign

May 06, 2022

8 Things Every Person Should do to become an Engaged Citizen

May 16, 2022

THE RAMON MAGSAYSAY CENTER: Modernizing an icon of the Manila skyline

Jun 03, 2022

Tribute for Ahmad Syafii Maarif

Jul 31, 2022

Fresh New Look, Same Greatness of Spirit

The Ramon Magsaysay Award Foundation (RMAF) unveiled two brand new logos as it gears up for its 65th anniversary celebrations in 2023. As the Foundation further emphasizes its roots as an Asian Award organization, the two new logos are reflections of its role in transforming the human condition in the region and the rest of the world.
Jun 12, 2022

THE POVERTY OF OLD AGE: Life after the glory

Aug 31, 2022

2022 Ramon Magsaysay Awardees Announced

Oct 12, 2022

Suzanne E. Siskel Joins RMAF Board of Trustees

The Ramon Magsaysay Award Foundation (RMAF) welcomes Suzanne E. Siskel as the newest member of its Board of Trustees.
Oct 26, 2022

NextGen Blogs: The Ramon Magsaysay Awardee Who Inspires Me

Dec 16, 2022

THE 64TH RAMON MAGSAYSAY AWARDS: A Celebration of Greatness of Spirit

The 64th Ramon Magsaysay Awards was held on November 30, 2022 at the Ramon Magsaysay Center.
Apr 02, 2023

Celebrating 65 Years of Transforming Asia and Inspiring the World

65 years of the Ramon Magsaysay Award
Apr 05, 2023

10 Ramon Magsaysay Awardees Working on Poverty Eradication

These transformative leaders have passionately and tirelessly worked on poverty alleviation and eradication
Jun 01, 2023

7 Ramon Magsaysay Awardees Empowering Women One at a Time

Recipients of the Ramon Magsaysay Award have risen up to the occasion and have addressed gender equality gaps in their respective societies.
Jun 07, 2023

Pursuing a Sustainable Planet in Uttarakhand, India

Jun 15, 2023

Greatness of Spirit and Asian Pride Through Culture and the Arts

These 6 Ramon Magsaysay Awardees have showcased the Asian region’s excellence in the arts and promoting Asian pride through culture and the arts.
Jun 18, 2023

How a Japanese Leader Transformed the World's View on Refugees

Jun 15, 2023

The Ramon Magsaysay Award Foundation visits Ramon Magsaysay Awardees Deep Joshi and Anshu Gupta

Jun 29, 2023

3 Ways How Your Old Clothes Can Actually Save Lives

2015 Ramon Magsaysay Awardee “Clothing Man of India” ANSHU GUPTA looked deeply at the importance of clothing and how it can actually save lives
Jul 03, 2023

The Ramon Magsaysay Award Foundation Visits the Dalai Lama in Preparation for the 65th Anniversary of the Ramon Magsaysay Award

RMAF representatives visited His Holiness the Dalai Lama in preparation of the 65th anniversary of the Ramon Magsaysay Award
Jul 04, 2023

Search for Peace

In a world where love is often misunderstood, the Dalai Lama wrote a powerful perspective on what real love is.
Jul 05, 2023

The Essential Films of Lino Brocka

1985 Ramon Magsaysay Awardee Lino Brocka is a master filmmaker renowned for his gritty films that realistically portray the plight of the common man.
Jul 08, 2023

Restoring the Rural Poor to India's Consciousness

2007 Ramon Magsaysay Awardee Palagummi Sainath is one of India's most influential voices in the public discourse on agriculture, in particular with his ground-breaking work on farmer suicides.
Jun 23, 2023

RMAF Continues to Strengthen Ties with their Laureates

The Ramon Magsaysay Award Foundation (RMAF) continues to strengthen and deepen its ties with the Magsaysay Laureates as RMAF President Susan B. Afan meets with representatives of 1986 Ramon Magsaysay Awardee from the Philippines, Radio Veritas Asia (RVA).
Aug 06, 2023

5 Things You Probably Do Not Know About ASEAN

Here are 5 things you should know about ASSOCIATION OF SOUTHEAST ASIAN NATIONS, 1979 Ramon Magsaysay Awardee.
Aug 07, 2023

Why Access to Clean Water and Sanitation Matters

These Ramon Magsaysay Awardees are advocating for Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 6: ensuring access to clean water and sanitation.
Aug 14, 2023

Beyond the Award: Things That Changed in the Indian Police Force in 1994

Kiran Bedi shares how receiving the Ramon Magsaysay Award changed the perception on crime prevention.
Jun 20, 2023

Japan’s Sight-saving Humanitarian Tadashi Hattori Sits with Filipino Doctors for A Special Roundtable Dialogue

Ramon Magsaysay Awardee Tadashi Hattori sat down with Filipino doctors for a dialogue “The Spirit of Volunteerism and Selfless Service: A Special Roundtable Dialogue with Dr. Tadashi Hattori.”
Aug 21, 2023


1976 Ramon Magsaysay Awardee REV. BROTHER HERMENEGILD JOSEPH FERNANDEZ provided a profound reflection on the interconnected roles of both educators and learners in shaping a kinder and more compassionate society.
Aug 30, 2023

Information Kit on the 2023 Ramon Magsaysay Awardees

The official information kit on the 2023 Ramon Magsaysay Awardees
Nov 11, 2023

Discover ‘Greatness of Spirit’: Celebrating 65 Years of the Ramon Magsaysay Award

In commemoration of the 65th Anniversary of the Ramon Magsaysay Award, Asia’s premier prize and highest honor, the Ramon Magsaysay Award Foundation (RMAF) takes immense pride in presenting "Greatness of Spirit: Stories of Love, Courage, & Service," a publication of profound significance.
Apr 26, 2023

10 Ramon Magsaysay Awardees Working to End Hunger Through Food Security

In 2015, the United Nations designed the Sustainable Development Goals, a collection of 17 interlinked objectives designed to serve as a "shared blueprint for peace and prosperity for people and the planet now and into the future.”
May 10, 2023

6 Ramon Magsaysay Awardees Working to Promote Good Health and Well-being

In 2015, the United Nations designed the Sustainable Development Goals, a collection of 17 interlinked objectives designed to serve as a "shared blueprint for peace and prosperity for people and the planet now and into the future.”
May 23, 2023

6 Ramon Magsaysay Awardees Making Quality Education a Reality

SDG 4 aims to provide children and young people with quality and easy access to education plus other learning opportunities. One of its targets is to achieve universal literacy and numeracy.
Dec 13, 2023

Tribute to Gao Yaojie

Gao Yaojie, a renowned Chinese doctor, HIV/AIDS activist, and 2003 Ramon Magsaysay Awardee
Jan 16, 2024

Ramon Magsaysay Award Foundation Announces New Board of Trustees and Officers for 2024, Embracing Diversity and Global Leadership

Feb 22, 2024

Championing Greatness of Spirit: Josephine Lok's Vision for the Ramon Magsaysay Award Foundation's Future

RMAF Board of Trustee Josephine Lok shared her insights and wisdom towards creating positive impact in an ever-evolving Asia.
Jan 24, 2024

Ramon Magsaysay Awardee Kommaly Chanthavong’s Newest Endeavor

Kommaly Chanthavong opens Phontong Cooperative & Mulberries Centre
Mar 12, 2024

Alas, Monching: How we miss you!

Apr 01, 2024

James Kondo's Vision: Transformative Leadership Navigation for Ramon Magsaysay Award Foundation

RMAF Board of Trustee James Kondo shared his reflections and goals to drive impactful change throughout Asia and beyond through the Ramon Magsaysay Award.
Feb 06, 2024

Ramon Magsaysay Award Foundation Facilitates New Grant Contract with Japan for the Provision of Ophthalmic Surgical Equipment

Grant signing ceremony between the Embassy of Japan and the Foundation of Our Lady of Peace Mission, Inc. (FOLPMI), represented by 1997 Ramon Magsaysay Awardee from the Philippines, Sister Eva Fidela Maamo.
Mar 22, 2024

Afghanistan: Where history repeats itself at the expense of women

Ramon Magsaysay Awardee Sima Samar experiences Afghanistan's turbulent journey, underscoring the fragile gains and harrowing setbacks in the struggle for human rights.
Feb 27, 2024

Vision of Compassion: Ramon Magsaysay Awardee Tadashi Hattori and Tzu Chi Foundation’s Cataract Outreach Collaboration

Ramon Magsaysay Awardee Dr. Tadashi Hattori and the Tzu Chi Foundation bring sight to underserved Filipino communities, epitomizing transformative leadership in action.
Apr 15, 2024

Greatness of Spirit: Unveiling Inspiring Narratives Across Asia

Apr 16, 2024

A Tribute to 1969 Ramon Magsaysay Awardee A. T. Ariyaratne

A tribute to A. T. Ariyaratne, pioneering grassroots activist and 1969 Ramon Magsaysay Awardee from Sri Lanka.
Apr 17, 2024

A Tribute to 2004 Ramon Magsaysay Awardee Laxminarayan Ramdas

A tribute to Laxminarayan Ramdas, peace and gender equality advocate, former navy chief and war here, and 2004 Ramon Magsaysay Awardee.
May 28, 2024

“The Greatness of Spirit: Stories of Love, Courage, and Service" Bags Gold Stevie Award for Innovation in NGO Publications

Jul 03, 2024

Ramon Magsaysay Award Foundation Celebrates Greatness of Spirit in Manila with Diplomats and Ramon Magsaysay Awardees

The Ramon Magsaysay Award Foundation celebrates Greatness of Spirit in Manila