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YOSL-OIC Participate on Veterinary Workshop Series

The OC/OVAG Veterinary Workshop series was inaugurated in 2009 and group of orangutan veterinarians yet that shared their field experiences and expertise with each other.  After the workshop these front-line heroes returned to their field sites across Indonesia and Malaysia to continue their work of orangutan health care. YOSL-OIC has been actively participating on workshop [...]

A Female orangutan Rescued from Oil Palm Plantation

A Female Orangutan Rescued from Oil Palm Plantation by HOCRU team A female orangutan that was isolated in oil palm plantation in Bukit Village in Aceh Tamiang was rescued by our HOCRU team together with BKSDA Aceh and Forum Konservasi Leuser (FKL) last weekend (14 June 2014). Our rescue team managed to tranquilize the orangutan, [...]

HOCRU Team Rescued Another Male Orangutan

On 15 April 2014, our HOCRU team rescued a male orangutan isolated in a rubber plantation mixed with oil palm plantation in Litur village, Langkat district, North Sumatra. The orangutan, estimated 15 years old, is now in SOCP quarantine before we will release soon to a new forest home, a second chance of life for [...]

Hasil Seleksi Presentasi dan Wawancara Calon Penerima Beasiswa Orangutan 2014

Beasiswa Peduli Orangutan 2014 Yayasan Orangutan Sumatera Lestari – Orangutan Information Centre (YOSL – OIC) bekerja sama dengan Orangutan Republik Foundation (OURF) kembali memberikan Beasiswa Peduli Orangutan 2014. Beasiswa ini sudah diberikan sejak tahun 2006 dan sejauh ini jumlah penerima Beasiswa Peduli Orangutan mencapai 57 orang yang tersebar di beberapa perguruan tinggi seperti : Universitas [...]

HOCRU rescued a young male orangutan

On 15 March,  our HOCRU team has rescued a young male orangutan isolated in a farmland in Litur village, Langkat, North Sumatra. The orangutan has soon been translocated in protected forest in Sei Betung of Gunung Leuser National Park, part of the Leuser Ecosystem. The orangutan is now in the new home for the second [...]

BEASISWA PEDULI ORANGUTAN 2014

Yayasan Orangutan Sumatera Lestari – Orangutan Information Centre (YOSL – OIC) bekerja sama dengan Orangutan Republik Foundation (OURF) sebagai lembaga yang aktif dalam upaya konservasi Orangutan Sumatera dan habitatnya kembali membuka peluang Beasiswa Peduli Orangutan 2014. Program ini sudah dilaksanakan selama 7 tahun terakhir sejak tahun 2006. Sejauh ini penerima beasiswa berjumlah 57 orang yang [...]

The Human Orangutan Conflict Response Unit (HOCRU)

As human populations encroach into wildlife habitats to meet their livelihood needs, competition for space and resources leads to increased levels of conflict between the two1 . Indonesia is losing massive amounts of forest cover per year2 , with virtually the entire rainforest habitat of orangutans exploited to some extent3. Forest cover on Sumatra was [...]

Gunung Leuser Ecotourism Development Programme – QUARTERLY REPORT I

During the first quarter of 2011 we have seen many developments, including renovations to the Info Corner, local school visits to Bukit Lawang, and the completion of the fourth and final module, Communication, Documentation, and  Publication, for the fourth cohort of guides and GLNP rangers as part of our training programme. We also report on  [...]

OIC GLNP Restoration Performance Report (reduced)

Executive Summary The Orangutan Information Centre (OIC) has been conducting a forest restoration project in the Gunung Leuser National Park (GLNP), to undo the damage caused through the large-scale conversion of at least 500 hectares by two relatively small plantation companies operating in the Besitang subdistrict of Langkat district, North Sumatra, Indonesia. Since the programme’s [...]

Program Beasiswa Peduli Orangutan 2011

“Tak Terasa Telah Bergulir Selama 6 Tahun” Yayasan Orangutan Sumatera Lestari – Orangutan Information Centre (YOSL – OIC) yang bekerja sama dengan Orangutan Republik Foundation (OURF) sebagai lembaga yang aktif dalam upaya konservasi Orangutan Sumatera dan habitatnya telah melaksanakan Program Beasiswa Peduli Orangutan selama 6 tahun terakhir sejak tahun 2006. Saat ini penerima beasiswa dari [...]