Remote School Papua Foundation

‘Remote School Papua foundation’ is a foundation that exists since 1 March 2018.

The goal of the foundation is:

1 )

To promote, support, develop and disseminate knowledge of, and about, indigenous peoples, nature and cultures of the Papua Province and West Papua of Indonesia.

2 )

Collaborating with local communities and organizations, which pursue the same goal, among other things by implementing and disseminating teaching methods, education, multilingual and / or mother tongue-based education, the purchase of educational resources and educational support tools (books, digital teaching aids, tablets, apps, solar panels, lighting, ICT applications, technological, ecological and agricultural sustainable technology and other applications).

3 )

Raising money to realize the above points (1 and 2), the foundation is explicitly not making the profit. The foundation is committed to the interests of a specific target group, namely the indigenous peoples of the Papua Province and West Papua in Indonesia.


The board of the Remote School Papua Foundation consists of 4 board members.

  • Chairman: drs J.A.P. van Grinsven
  • Treasurer: W.H.J. Derks
  • Secretary: drs M.L. Fliers
  • Board member: drs C.G.P. Peters

Recruitment of funds

The foundation raises its funds:

– contributions from those who sympathize with the purpose of RSP;
– contributions from those in whose interests the foundation works;
– subsidies from governments and funds;
– inheritance acquisitions and donations;
– revenues from RSP activities;
– any other benefits.

Remuneration policy

The board consists of unpaid volunteers. The members of the board receive no remuneration for their activities. Non-board members who cooperate voluntarily also receive no remuneration. The Remote School Papua Foundation does not employ permanent volunteers, but sometimes uses volunteers for specific recruitment purposes. If desired, they can receive a minimal fee for the work they perform.


The foundation has an ANBI status and will annually present its annual year reports on this site and on the CBF site.

Post- and address: Fransestraat 34, 6524 JC Nijmegen Netherlands

Bankaccount: NL 34ABNA 08 14 85 5459

KvK: 71010769

Mobile number: +31642520017