OC Awards Emergency COVID-19 Grant to SOC

The Orangutan Conservancy is pleased to announce the approval of a substantial grant to Sintang Orangtuan Center in West Kalimantan, Indonesia. Sintang Orangutan Center (SOC) is a mighty rehabilitation and care center located in West Kalimantan, an Indonesia province on the island of Borneo. They are a leading force in the rescue, rehabilitation, and release of wild orangutans. They are …

OC President on the Open Rivers Navigation Podcast

Hello Everyone, Our very own OC President, Dr. Raffaella Commitante, was recently the first guest on the wonderful new podcast “Open Rivers Navigator”!  In the episode, host Shefali Mehta discusses with our president her life story. Mehta dives deep into Dr. Commitante’s journey through science and primates, and her passion for orangutans and conservation.        In this podcast, Dr. Commitante highlights …