Mr. Mahabir Pun is among seven individuals from Asia, who has won this year’s Ramon Magsaysay Award (considered as a Nobel Prize in Asia). Mr. Pun has received this award for community leadership and for his innovative application of wireless computer technology (Wi-Fi) and bringing progress to remote mountain areas by connecting his village to the global village.

Please read more information on his projects and citation by Ramon Magsaysay committee for his work in these links.