Through the Orang Utan Republik Education Initiative & TOP-USA, OURF has been providing grants to worthy education projects in Indonesia for the last 18 years, and to develop our vision has initiated and supported the following:
The Orangutan Caring Scholarship Program and LP Jenkins Memorial Fellowship for Orangutan and Rainforest Research.
The Orang Utan Republik Education Indonesia, the Orangutan Caring Clubs, the Orangutan Caring Foundation of Indonesia and the Sustainable Green Sumatra Foundation as all-Indonesian conservation advocacy groups.
The Mobile Education and Conservation Unit (MECU) program and the Community Education and Conservation Program (CECP) to reduce human-orangutan conflict and improve villager livelihood through sustainable agricultural techniques.
Dozens of organizations throughout Indonesia and Malaysia conserving and protecting orangutans through TOP-USA support.
Annual events such as Orang Utan Caring Week (Pekan Peduli Orang Utan) internationally and Earth Day.
Petitions to take action on various issues, such as the illegal pet trade and illegal destruction of forests.
Conferences, workshops, symposia, and seminars for Indonesian educators and government officials.
Projects with other organizations that develop and deliver education curricula to reduce human-orangutan conflict.
Development of media in Bahasa Indonesia that will target Indonesian youth and adults through public service announcements, documentaries, booklets, posters, videos, and other materials.
Websites (orangutanrepublik.org) and social media to distribute information electronically.