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THE REINTRODUCTION AND RESEARCH STATION IN JANTHO: A TOUR

20. March 20180

Join us on a visual journey through our reintroduction and research station in Jantho. 

ASHA

12. February 20180

«Asha» means «hope». And hope is what she the orangutan-lady needs.

OPEN LETTER: TRADE AGREEMENT WITH INDONESIA SHOULD NOT INCLUDE PALM OIL

7. February 20180

Palm oil should be excluded from the free trade agreement between Switzerland and Indonesia.

CONTROVERSIAL PALM OIL – SWITZERLAND AND EUROPE ARE ALL EARS

30. January 20180

Indonesia is the world’s largest palm oil producer: In an area the size of Germany, monocultures have eliminated the rainforest.

FREEDOM IS CALLING

24. January 20180

The New Year brings new joy: At the rescue and rehabilitation station six young orang-utans are ready to be taken to the reintroduction station in «Jambi».

URGENT MEASURES FOR THE SURVIVAL OF THE TAPANULI-ORANGUTAN

22. January 20180

About a month ago it was announced: There are not only two, but three different species of orangutan.

BABYROOM JANTHO

12. December 20170

For the second time an infant from a reintroduced orangutan mother was born in the Jantho Nature Reserve. 

TWO NEW HEADS FOR PANECO

12. December 20170

Good news to report from the foundation council meeting on November 21st 2017: Two new foundation council members were elected to the committee.

HOW DID IT ALL START

1. December 20170

At least the sad death of the male orangutan «Raya» in November 2013 was not completely in vain. 

SCIENTISTS DESCRIBE A NEW GREAT APE SPECIES IN SUMATRA

2. November 20170

Today the scientific journal Current Biology published an event that last occurred in 1915: The description of a new orangutan species.