2016 Ramon Magsaysay Awardees meet the press in Manila

Indonesians Ahmad Juwaini, Ismail Agus Said and Imam Rulyawan representing the Dompet Dhuafa organization, the 2016 Ramon Magsaysay Award recipient for its leaders for redefining the landscape of zakat-based philanthropy in Indonesia, salute during a press presentation in Manila, Philippines, 27 August 2016. The Ramon Magsaysay Award is widely regarded as the region’s equivalent of the Nobel Prize. It celebrates the memory and leadership example of the third Philippine President, and is given every year to individuals or organizations in Asia who manifest the same sense of selfless service that ruled the life of the late Filipino leader.

Source: Cyprus News Agency