2015 Ramon Magsaysay Award - updates

Rappler's latest stories on 2015 Ramon Magsaysay Award


Myanmar's Kyaw Thu: The people's humanitarian

Sep 03, 2015 - 5:17 PM

The people’s tears are your tears The people’s happiness is your happiness says humanitarian Kyaw Thu

AWARDEE. Myanmar's Kyaw Thu is among the 2015 Ramon Magsaysay Awardeed for his "generous compassion" as both a man of influence and a humanitarian. Photo by Rappler

Anshu Gupta: Empowering poor communities through clothing

Sep 01, 2015 - 5:00 PM

2015 Ramon Magsaysay awardee Anshu Gupta runs Goonj a non governmental organization that sees clothing not just as a basic need but as a sustainable development resource for the poor

CLOTH AS TOOL. 2015 Ramon Magsaysay awardee Anshu Gupta believes cloth is a sustainable development resource that can be used as a tool to empower communities and preserve human dignity. Screenshot by Rappler