A Malaysian politician who became a prime example of how government officials can reshape their society through efficient and innovative planning.
A member of the Thai royal family who devoted his life and fortune to introducing agricultural methods new to the then Kingdom of Siam
A Japanese pioneer in practical humanitarianism, enhancing cooperation in agriculture by learning through multinational experience.
An Indian filmmaker who has strived for emotional integrity in his films
A diplomat, nationalist and public servant who, even under the most adverse circumstances in the context of Laos, has led government institutions he has served as bastions of public trust that can bring progress to his people and foster back their faith in government as a means to serve them