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April 26, 2014

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April 26, 2014

The Orangutan Republik Foundation is the only non-profit in this field that devotes enormous attention to education. Rather than working solely on protection of orang-utans and their habitat, the Foundation addresses the root of the issue by working to educate local Indonesian people about the importance of the rainforest and its value to their communities. Importantly, the Foundation also supports early-career scientists — in the past eight years, it has funded 61 scholarships for Indonesian students to complete their education and fulfil conservation- and research-oriented projects. Personally, I was a recipient of the L P Jenkins Memorial Fellowship, which is offered to foreign students: the award enabled me to complete my doctorate in orang-utan biology in the face of extreme financial hardship. Building capacity in Indonesia — especially through the support of education and training — is the single most important factor in protecting and preserving orang-utan habitat. I am in awe of the work of Dr Gary Shapiro to further this cause in Indonesia — often at enormous personal cost — and support the Orangutan Republik Foundation without reservation. I will always be grateful for its support of my studies.

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Life-changing

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2014

April 15, 2014

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April 15, 2014

Google Dr Shapiro. I can not describe his passion and dedication in a simple blurb. His life's work speaks for itself.

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Life-changing

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Definitely

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2013

April 17, 2013

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April 17, 2013

OURF is a dedicated to conservation of orangutans and their commitment to creating necessary conditions to help orangutan in Indonesia is excellent. We are pleased to become OURF partner in providing scholarships for younger generation in Indonesia, a way to engage local youths to become stewards of orangutans and their forest homes!

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Quite well

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A lot

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Likely

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2013

July 17, 2012

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July 17, 2012

Education is a vital component of conservation and is desperately needed in Sumatra.

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A lot

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Definitely

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2012

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