About Us

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Who Are We?

We are an aspiring foundation based in Jakarta, focusing on youth, women and farmer empowerment in Indonesia. We serve everyone regardless of the political, economic, and religious backgrounds.  We believe education and innovation will alleviate problems related to youth, women and farmers.

We Provide Education for:

  1. High risk youth, to live up to their fullest potentials
  2. Women, for equality and improvement of their livelihood
  3. Farmers, improving their knowledge and capacity with new techniques and technologies to practice better agriculture.

Our Values

We believe education is the basic right of human kind and the basic foundation of a great nation. Because education will eradicate poverty, create gender equality, provide security, and ensure environment sustainability.

We make sure that every project that we do inherits these qualities:

  1. Equality
  2. Sustainability
  3. Enable
  4. Empowerment, and
  5. Independence

Our Team

Governing Board

Kartika Oktorina

Kartika Oktorina

Co-Founder and Managing Director of Ilmuwan Muda Indonesia
  • Former lecture at Binus University, Pelita Harapan University, and Tarumanegara University
  • Healthy life praticioner
  • Currently is making a book on How To Explain Science to Indonesian Children (Parents Guide to Make Children to Love Science)

Supervisory Board

Firly Savitri

Firly Savitri

Co-Founder and CEO Of Ilmuwan Muda Indonesia
  • Wardah Inspiring Women in Education 2017
  • Indonesian delegate in Global Entrepreneurship Summit, Sillicon Valley 2016
  • One of aspiring social entrepreneurs from Indonesia participating in Jolkona Catalyst, Seattle 2016
  • Women empowerment activist
  • Science enthusiast

Executive Board

Zulkifli Tegar
Zulkifli Tegar
Executive Director

Equality in education advocate

Dinosaurs enthusiast

Puji Nurhayat
Puji Nurhayat
GM Research & Program

Draw comic for kids in her spare time

Didik Maulana
Didik Maulana
Communication & Public Relation Division

Good listener

A great guitar player

07 - Novri Karateka Evendi
Novri Karateka Evendi

Really good with people

Nopi Mutri Yudi
Nopi Mutri Yudi
05 - Firda Ayu Lestari
Firda Ayu Lestari

Good with numbers

Amanda Fauzia Pratiwi
Amanda Fauzia Pratiwi
Graphic Designer

Our Partners