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«GREED DESTROYS THE RAINFOREST» – NO MORE CONCESSIONS

24. May 20160

«The existing palm oil concessions should be enough», says the Indonesian president Joko Widodo. This statement gives reason to hope. Widodo does not want to issue new concessions for palm
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AN ANIMATIONFILM FOR THE ORANGUTANS

26. April 20160

What has the frozen pizza in my fridge got to do with the orangutans on Sumatra? Our new animated clip offers a short and concise explanantion of the palm oil
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LEONARDO DICAPRIO SUPPORTS SOCP

5. April 20160

Hollywood-celebrity and environmental activist Leonardo DiCaprio last week, visited the SOCP orangutan quarantine centre, near Medan, Sumatra. The academy award winner has committed himself to supporting a consortium of local
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MONITORING OF EVEN MORE ORANGUTANS WITH THE HELP OF SATELLITE CAMPS

29. March 20160

The reintroduction of orangutans into the protected forest of Jantho is very successful. The orangutans that were previously held captive are settling so well into their new home, the rainforest,
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FIVE ORANGUTANS ON THEIR WAY TO JAMBI

16. March 20160

Last week, five orang-utans were moved to the reintroduction station in Jambi. Amoy, Alda, Alam, Kedaung and Bumbu are the first orang-utans in over a year that are finding their
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SUMATRA ORANGUTAN POPULATION IS TWICE AS LARGE AS PREVIOUSLY THOUGHT – BUT THE THREAT TO THE SPECIES IS BIGGER THAN IT EVER WAS

14. March 20160

The news already spread around the world: The new study conducted by the SOCP team around Ian Singleton and Serge Wich shows that over 14’000 orangutans – a highly endangered
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RESEARCH FOR THE BENEFIT OF ORANGUTANS

29. February 20160

The research effort which is part of our orang-utan protection program is the basis for a successful reintroduction of orang-utans into the wild and for the protection of the rainforest,
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PANECO FOUNDER REGINA FREY RECEIVES ENVIRONMENTAL AWARD

23. February 20160

Today, the founder of our foundation was awarded with the «Trophée de Femmes». Each year, the «Fondation Yves Rocher» honours women who achieved something truly remarkable for our environment. This
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A «HAPPY END» FOR A VERY SPECIAL ORANGUTAN FAMILY

15. February 20160

The story of Gober and her twins Ginting and Ganteng was marked with ups and downs. Now, right on time for the twins’ fifth birthday, this story comes to an
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AFTER THE WIDESPREAD FIRES LAST YEAR: SENTENCE AGAINST PALM OIL COMPANY

8. February 20160

We received great news: Following the Kallista Alam precedent last year, a sentence was passed against another large palm oil company on Sumatra. The lobbying activities of various NGOs, among
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