On our way out to the Iban longhouse we stopped at the Semenggoh (aka Semenggok) Orangutan Rehabilitation Center to try our luck at seeing some of these awesome creatures in the (semi) wild. 732 more words
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Theres a lot going on in the media at the moment in regards to palm oil and orangutans.
Deforestation is becoming wideswept throughout Borneo and Sumatra for the benefit of producing Palm Oil and a major concern for the habitat of orangutans, which are already very endangered. 180 more words
The news that Malaysia is about to pull out of the most respected international certification scheme for sustainable palm oil should come as no surprise. After all, the country has a long history of signing up to global agreements which it has absolutely no intention of honouring, such as the… 765 more words
Etant pour quelques jours à Sumatra et n’ayant pas de plans précis je me suis dit qu’il serait quand même dommage de quitter l’Indonésie sans voir nos fameux cousins les orangutans. 656 more words