ORANGUTAN OUTREACH MISSION STATEMENT

Orangutan Outreach’s mission is to protect orangutans in their native habitat while providing care for orphaned and displaced orangutans until they can be returned to their natural environment. We seek to raise funds and promote public awareness of orangutan conservation issues by collaborating with partner organizations around the world.

BOS Nyaru Menteng

The BOS Nyaru Menteng Orangutan Rescue Center was founded in 1999 by Lone Droscher Nielsen and today it is home to around 450 orphaned and displaced orangutans. The center is based just outside the city of Palangka Raya in the Province of Central Kalimantan in Indonesian Borneo, and since its humble beginnings has grown into...

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IAR Ketapang

Orangutan Outreach is enormously pleased to be working with International Animal Rescue (IAR) in West Kalimantan, Indonesian Borneo. As Orangutan Outreach continues to grow as an organization we are constantly looking for ways to better help the orangutans. While Borneo Orangutan Survival (BOS) continues to do phenomenal work rescuing, rehabilitating and releasing orangutans at the...

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Sumatran Orangutan Conservation Programme (SOCP)

Orangutan Outreach is enormously proud to be collaborating with the Sumatran Orangutan Conservation Programme (SOCP), an organization that has been working to protect the critically endangered Sumatran Orangutan since 2002. Visit the SOCP website to learn more about their phenomenal work. Led by Dr Ian Singleton, SOCP has a proven record for delivering measurable results...

Center for Orangutan Protection (COP)

The Center for Orangutan Protection (COP) is a fully mobilized team of dedicated orangutan activists. Indonesian nationals, they are determined to put an end to orangutan smuggling and poaching. Led by their fearless leader, Hardi Baktiantoro, the COP team travels throughout Borneo confiscating orangutans who being kept as illegal pets and going onto palm oil...

Orangutan Information Center (OIC)

  Founded in 2001 by Panut Hadisiswoyo, OIC is active in Aceh and North Sumatra. OIC is ready to rescue orangutans at a moment's notice. Fueled by agricultural expansion, human-orangutan conflict is a growing problem in Sumatra and Borneo. As more vital habitat is converted for farming, orangutans are pushed into plantations in search of food. They...


News

BOS Foundation: Health Checks for Samboja Lestari Forest School Students

Text by: BOS Foundation Communication Team December 13, 2018 — Our veterinary team from the Samboja Lestari Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre recently conducted health checks for the budding orangutan students of Forest School Group 1, at the Samboja Lestari Clinic. These regular health checks help us monitor the general health of the orangutan population at our...

BOS Nyaru Menteng 25th Release: 6 More Orangutans Go Wild!

Text by: BOS Foundation Communications December 11, 2018 — To celebrate World Wildlife Conservation Day, which falls annually on 4 December, the BOS Foundation has released six more orangutans to the Bukit Baka Bukit Raya National Park Forest (TNBBBR) in Central Kalimantan. This release brings the total number of rehabilitated orangutans released to TNBBBR to...

BOS Orangutan Releases: Angely is Healthy and Happy!

Text by: PRM team in Nles Mamse Camp, Kehje Sewen Forest DECEMBER 5, 2018 — On a recent, daily patrol in the Kehje Sewen Forest, our orangutan Post-Release Monitoring (PRM) team from Nles Mamse Camp detected several signals from Angely’s radio transmitter.. After two hours of trekking through the Kehje Sewen Forest, the team finally...