Ramon Magsaysay award

Hope Ramon Magsaysay Award will raise awareness on mental illnesses: Dr Bharat Vatwani

Dr Vatwani and his psychiatrist wife Smitha started providing free shelter, food and treatment to mentally-ill destitutes and formed the Shraddha Rehabilitation Foundation in 1988.

published on : 27th July 2018

Ramon Magsaysay Award a recognition of mountain minorities’ struggle: Sonam Wangchuk

The Ladakhi engineer, who was the inspiration for Aamir Khan’s character in the movie 3 Idiots, won the award for his contribution in harnessing nature, culture and education for community progress.

published on : 27th July 2018

Two Indians among 2018 Ramon Magsaysay Award winners

Bharat Vaswani and Sonam Wangchuk are among six individuals who were declared winners of the award, regarded as the Asian version of the Nobel Prize.

published on : 26th July 2018