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 (who is now retired) and is managed by the Borneo Orangutan Survival Foundation. It is home to around 450 orphaned and displaced orangutans. Nyare Menteng is located just outside the capital city of Palangka Raya in the Province of Central...

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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...

Borneo Nature Foundation

We are thrilled to be partnering with Borneo Nature Foundation (BNF). About BNF BNF works to protect some of the most important areas of tropical rainforest, and to safeguard the wildlife, environment and indigenous culture on Borneo, including the peat swamps of Sebangau*, home to the world's largest orangutan population. For 18 years, OuTrop (Orangutan Tropical...

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...


News

BOS Foundation Releases Another 8 Orangutans to National Park

Text by: BOS Foundation Communication Team September 9, 2019 — Rehabilitated orangutan releases are in full swing here in Indonesia, as The Borneo Orangutan Survival (BOS) Foundation has successfully released 28 orangutans from its Nyaru Menteng (Central Kalimantan) and Samboja Lestari (East Kalimantan) rehabilitation centers since March 2019. Just last week, eight more orangutans were...

BOSF Orangutan Releases: Adventure Awaits Misri and Friends in the Kehje Sewen Forest

Text by: PRM Team in Nles Mamse, Kehje Sewen Forest Sept 4, 2019 — On 27 August 2019, the BOS Foundation released four more rehabilitated orangutans to the Kehje Sewen Forest in Muara Wahau Sub-District, East Kutai Regency, East Kalimantan. Shortly after their transport cages were opened, the orangutans climbed up into the canopy while...

BOS Foundation: Orangutan Family Returns to their Wild Home

Text by: BOS Foundation Communication Team Sept 4, 2019 — Following the successful release of 24 orangutans to natural forests in the first half of the year, on 27 August, the BOS Foundation resumed its #OrangutanFreedom effort by returning four more orangutans to the Kehje Sewen Forest in East Kutai Regency, East Kalimantan. The group,...