Our mission as public figures is to recognize the movements in society that lead to change and the evolution of consciousness, to a better life.
Rabindranath Tagore Literary Prize 2019. for Social Achievement is awarded to Yohei Sasakawa, and his incredible efforts to uproot leprosy and for his great contribution to the world peace. The TagorePrize statue will be delivered to Mr. Sasakawa in Tokyo since he was unable to attend.
Furthermore, Rabindranath Tagore Literary Prize 2019. has invited an international community to join us in our plead for the recognition of a vibrant and resilient country of Taiwan. In our full support and recognition of Taiwan we have awarded Social Achievement Prize to Madame President of Taiwan, Ms. Tsai Ing-Wen and Taiwanese people, as being a Beacon of Democracy, Human Rights and Freedom.
Ambassador Chung-Kwang Tien, ambassador of Taiwan to India, accepted TagorePrize statue and will present it to Madame President in Taipei.