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17. February 20210

After months of waiting, the time finally came just before Christmas: Nine orangutans were returned from Malaysia to Sumatra to be cared for at our quarantine and rehabilitation centre.

NO TO THE FREE TRADE AGREEMENT WITH INDONESIA

21. January 20210

PanEco recommends voting «No» on the question of the EFTA free trade agreement with Indonesia in the upcoming national vote on March 7th 2021.

SIGHTING OF EDELWEISS AND EJA

15. January 20210

Past summer there was a sighting of the two orangutans «Edelweiss» and «Eja» in the rainforest of Jantho, the first observation since «Edelweiss» was reintroduced. How beautiful!

RARE OBSERVATION IN SUAQ

3. December 20200

The normal eating habits of wild orangutans are well known. They like to eat all kinds of fruits and leaves, and also insects like ants and termites too. 

CAMERA TRAP: RECORDING THE NEIGHBOURS OF THE TAPANULI ORANGUTANS

10. November 20200

Our team sets up camera traps in the area of the monitoring station in the Batang Toru Ecosystem, in the province of North Sumatra.

QUEEN ELIZABETH HONORS IAN SINGLETON

10. October 20200

What a big honor: The British Queen honors Dr. Ian Singleton. Ian has been the director of the Sumatran-Organgutan-Conservation-Programme since the beginning in 2011.

«EDELWEISS» – NEW HOPE FOR THE FUTURE

7. October 20200

In the middle of the ongoing pandemic orangutan female «Edelweiss» presents her offspring to us in the rainforest of Jantho.

THESE ARE THE FIRST ORANGUTAN HAVEN OCCUPANTS

15. September 20200

The main goal of the Orangutan Conservation Programme is to rehabilitate as many orangutans as possible and to reintroduce them into the wild.

BEING A SUBSTITUTE MOTHER FOR INOX

20. August 20200

Sometimes a mother isn’t capable of caring for her little one. All the better when someone notices and takes action.

COMMITTED TO THE COMMUNITY

5. August 20200

An essential component of all our efforts to conserve Sumatra’s rainforests is our work with communities living at or near the forest edge.