Orangutan Conservation Links

Links to other orangutan and rainforest conservation organisations and bodies.


Ape Alliance

Ape Alliance
The Ape Alliance is an international coalition of organisations and individuals, working for the conservation and welfare of apes.


A.P.E.S. Portal

Explore the world of wild living apes, find out where they live, which threats they face, and help to protect them IUCN/SSC - A.P.E.S. - A multi-partner initiative of the ape conservation community.


GRASP - The Great Ape Survival Project

GRASP - The Great Ape Survival ProjectThe Great Apes Survival Project (GRASP) is an innovative partnership of the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) with an immediate challenge - to lift the threat of imminent extinction faced by gorillas, chimpanzees, bonobos and orangutans across their ranges in equatorial Africa and south-east Asia.


Indonesian Orangutan Forum - FORINA

FORINA represents a crucial step towards integrating stakeholder efforts and catalyzing cooperation among the numerous stakeholders whose actions impact orangutan survival. FORINA helps to communicate conservation successes and challenges to national and international audiences; and establishes national and international linkages that lead to support for orangutan conservation programs.


Orangutan Republik

Orangutan RepublikThe Orang Utan Republik (OUR) Education Initiative is a project under the umbrella of Social and Environmental Entrepreneurs (SEE), working primarily in Sumatra.

The mission of the Orang Utan Republik Education Initiative is to facilitate conservation education regarding the endangered orangutan so that it will be saved from extinction.


Scorpion Foundation – The Wildlife Trade Monitoring Group

Scorpion Foundation – The Wildlife Trade Monitoring Group

The Scorpion Foundation conducts investigations into the Indonesian wildlife trade by gathering evidence in the form of photographs, video and reports and presenting it to the Indonesian wildlife authority, BKSDA, requesting that appropriate action be taken.

www.scorpionmonitor.org    Wildlife Hotline : +62 812 9129 6555


Species Survival Network

Species Survival Network
The Species Survival Network (SSN) is an international coalition of over eighty non-governmental organizations committed to the promotion, enhancement, and strict enforcement of the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES). Through scientific and legal research, education and advocacy, the SSN is working to prevent over-exploitation of animals and plants due to international trade.


Sumatran Orangutan Conservation Programme

Sumatran Orangutan Conservation ProgrammeThe primary goal of the Sumatran Orangutan Conservation Programme SOCP is the conservation of the Sumatran orangutan, a species currently listed as ‘Critically Endangered’ by the IUCN (International Union for the Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources).

SOCP is a cooperative venture involving the Swiss based PanEco Foundation, the German-based Frankfurt Zoological Society, the Indonesian Yayasan Ekosistem Lestari (YEL; Foundation for a Sustainable Ecosystem) and the Indonesian Government’s Directorate General of Forest Protection and Nature Conservation (PHKA). SOCP currently engages in confiscation, quarantine, re-introduction, research, surveys and monitoring of wild orangutan populations, habitat protection, education and general advocacy.

The PanEco Foundation (www.paneco.ch) is an international non-profit foundation with headquarters in Switzerland. Their work focuses on nature conservation and environmental education in Indonesia and Switzerland.



YayorinYayorin was formed in 1992 to address the important education and conservation needs in Indonesia. Comprised of Indonesian nationals who are committed to promoting conservation education and habitat preservation, YAYORIN delivers outreach programs to students of all ages and local inhabitants throughout the region surrounding Tanjung Puting National Park.



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