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JANTHO RANGER FEDERATION

29. April 20210

The Jantho Ranger Federation (JRF) is a partnership between the SOCP, BKSDA Aceh (local government conservation authorities) and local Community Rangers. 

REINTRODUCTION RESTART

18. March 20210

Finally, the time has come: The first orangutans can be transported from the rescue and rehabilitation center of our orangutan conservation program back to the reintroduction stations.

THE ORANGUTAN HAVEN IS READY FOR THE ARRIVAL OF THE ORANGUTANS

11. March 20210

After years of planning and building, the Orangutan Haven on Sumatra is finally ready for the orangutans to move in! 

NOTHING BEATS HEALTH

1. March 20210

She is not even two years old and already had to go through (too) much. Young Siska is a female orangutan.

HOME AT LAST

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.