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Panut Hadisiswoyo has won The 2015 WHITLEY AWARD for Conservation in Ape Habitats

OIC is proud to announce that Panut Hadisiswoyo has won the prestigious international nature conservation award & prize The 2015 WHITLEY AWARD for Conservation in Ape Habitats donated by The Arcus Foundation. This award acknowledges & honours Panut & OIC’s work to establish a network of ‘conservation villages’ in the tropical rainforests of the Leuser [...]

Tangkahan Ecotourism Development Initiative (TEDI)

Tangkahan, located on the border of the GLNP in North Sumatra, has been an exemplary site of community led ecotourism since 2002. The Lembaga Pariwisata Tangkahan (LPT), a community organisation formed to develop ecotourism as an alternative livelihood to logging and forest clearing, oversees all ecotourism services in the area.  Previous to the inception of [...]