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

BOSF Bids Farewell to 2017 with Release of Eight Orangutans

December 15, 2017 — As the year comes to an end, the BOS Foundation is still working full steam ahead on its #OrangutanFreedom campaign. With 2017 marked as “The Year of Freedom for Orangutans”, the BOS Foundation has worked tirelessly throughout the year to successfully free 170 orangutans from the Nyaru Menteng rehabilitation centre...

Plush Tapanuli Orangutans Make Perfect Gifts!

The holiday season is here! If you're still looking for that perfect gift for someone special, look no further! We have the gift you're looking for: Your very own plush Tapanuli Orangutan!!! We promise you'll love this cuddly little orangutan! They are absolutely irresistible! They're 30 centimeters (almost a foot high!) Proceeds from holiday sales will go to...

BOS Samboja: Island Freedom for Papa the Orangutan!

December 11, 2017 — Papa was repatriated from Taiwan and arrived at the BOS Samboja Lestari rehabilitation centre on September 1, 1994, at the age of five. Unfortunately, as was the case with Romeo (read Romeo’s story here), Papa was diagnosed with Hepatitis B, a contagious virus known to be transmittable among both humans...