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Our latest press releases can be viewed below. Highlights of our latest media coverage is also listed below. For Press & Media enquiries please visit the Press & Media section of the website.

Press Releases

  1. Oct 11, 2017From Small Cage Back to Forest Freedom
  3. Mar 21, 2016Meet the winners of our Children’s Writing Competition!
  4. Nov 7, 2015Landmark Agreement Increases Critical Forest Habitat for Orangutan Conservation
  6. Jul 22, 2015The Orangutan Foundation is proud to launch the 'Sir Terry Pratchett "Oook" Award for the Conservation of Orangutans and their Habitat'
  7. Jul 15, 2015Orangutan trader gets 2 years in prison and IDR 10 million fine in Medan, North Sumatra
  8. Jun 25, 2015Helen Doron Announces Winners of the “Hello My World!” Campaign
  9. May 13, 2015The Orangutan Foundation is pleased to support the ‘The Helen Doron Educational Group’ with the “Hello My World!” Campaign
  10. Dec 15, 2014Wildlife groups hail new EU legislation as a boost for responsible palm oil production.
  11. Mar 26, 2013Terry Pratchett Facing Extinction BBC2 9pm Wednesday 27 March 2013
  12. Nov 5, 2012Bornean Orangutan With 104 Air Gun Pellet Wounds Recovering Well From Three-Hour Operation

Orangutan Foundation in the News

A selection of just some of the recent highlights of the Orangutan Foundation in the media...

  1. Mar 20, 2013Terry Pratchett Facing Extinction (BBC Radio Times)
  2. Mar 19, 2013Trekking for orangutans, forests and people
  3. Nov 6, 2012Bornean orangutan rescued with 104 air gun pellet wounds – in pictures (The Guardian Online)
  4. Nov 5, 2012Back from the brink of death: Aan the orangutan proves she's still got that swing after being shot
  5. Nov 5, 2012Aan the orangutan recovering after being shot 100 times with airgun
  6. Oct 27, 2012Orangutan named Aan, shot more than 100 times on Indonesian isle of Borneo, makes remarkable recovery

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