Ramon Magsaysay Award
The Ramon Magsaysay Award was established in April 1957 in memory of Ramon Magsaysay, the late president of the Philippines. It is often considered Asia's equivalent of the Nobel Prize.
- M. S. Swaminathan, for Community Leadership - 1971
- M. S. Subbulakshmi, for Public Service - 1974
- R. K. Laxman, for Journalism, Literature and Creative Communication Arts - 1984
- Aruna Roy, for Community Leadership - 2000
- V Shanta, for Public Service - 2005
- Kulandei Francis, for Public Service - 2012
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