The Ramon Magsaysay Award Foundation

Journalism and Literature Awardees

Recognized for effective writing, publishing, or photography or the use of radio, television, cinema, or the performing arts as a power for the public good.

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Chowdhury, Amitabha

An Indian reporter who saw the modern Indian intellectual as the heir to an ethical system and a philosophical culture, and who is judged by his honesty, self-sacrifice and the urge he shows to public service

Lubis, Mochtar

Editor-in-Chief and part owner of Indonesia Raya who fought against government corruption, the violation of civil liberties by the military and against the inroads of totalitarianism in his country