The Manila Observatory has been watching the skies, carrying out research, and serving the people for over a hundred years. The Manila Observatory is a private non-stock, non-profit, scientific research institution established in 1865 by the Jesuit mission in the Philippines. With Federico Faura at its inception, it was engaged in the systematic observation of Philippine weather.
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Founder gender: All male
Leader gender: Female Leader(s) (2019): Gemma Teresa Narisma
Leader gender: Female