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: Josta and Hanung: A Love Nest for Two

Text by: PRM team in Camp Nles Mamse, Kehje Sewen Forest October 15, 2018 — One bright morning in the Kehje Sewen Forest, our post-release monitoring (PRM) team members from Nles Mamse Camp were out on a regular patrol when they encountered Hanung, a male orangutan who was released in December 2015. The team spotted Hanung...

BOS Foundation: First Wild-Born Baby in New Release Site!

Text by: Lia Kristina, Veterinarian from Nyaru Menteng, in the TNBBBR October 10, 2018 — “Ba De Ya, say do you remember… Ba De Ya, dancing in September… Ba De Ya, never was a cloudy day”, go the lyrics of the iconic song ‘September’ by American musical act Earth, Wind & Fire. September must have...

BOS Foundation: Orangutan Conservation is a Never-Ending Story

Text by: BOS Foundation Communications Team October 4, 2018 — Releasing rehabilitated orangutans back to the forest is not the end of the orangutan conservation story. The BOS Foundation has released 52 orangutans to forests in East and Central Kalimantan this year alone, yet is still taking in orphaned and rescued baby orangutans at an...