OVAG Workshop Update

Hello again from Banda Aceh!! Opening day of our OVAG 2018 Workshop was wonderful!!!! Here are the troop and musicians of local traditional Banda Aceh dancers. Me, Steve Unwin, Citrakasih Nente and Ricko laino Jay (all OVAG) with the dancers and musicians… Our group on picture day!!! Today, we had presentations on tigers, Sumatran rhinos, elephants, marine mammals and gibbons …

Field Report from Borneo Nature Foundation

Fire-Fighting Tricycles Donation Presented to Local Fire Teams Borneo Nature Foundation, June 2018 Every year, severe forest fire impacts Borneo, leading to forest loss that poses severe threats to orangutan populations, and causing public health problems from respiratory infections associated with the smoke haze. Together with people in the nearby villages, we at Borneo Nature Foundation (BNF) work to combat …

Message from Our President

Hello again friends of Orangutan Conservancy and all things orangutan!!I just want to share with you that I have purchased the new orangutan bracelet which was designed by my friend Annie Zielinski and it is just so beautiful and perfect. Annie did a phenomenal job for us! Please click here to view the bracelet. Also we will soon be offering …

Orangutan Conservancy’s OVAG Workshop

Collectively, the veterinarians and healthcare staff at rehabilitation centers in Borneo and Sumatra care for the largest captive population of orangutans in the world. Yet they face nearly impossible odds, and often find themselves short of medicine, equipment, money, space, support staff and time. But those same dedicated men and women do not lack for skill. Or commitment. And this is …