Go Borneo! We are the stewards of this Garden of Eden ~ This is one of only four orangutan sanctuaries in the world, the Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre (SORC). Orphaned, and injured orangutans are brought to Sepilok to be rehabilitated to return to forest life, and so far the centre has handled about 100, although only about 20 still return regularly.
Global demand for palm oil is threatening the survival of the 6,600 orang-utans left in the rainforests of Sumatra and Borneo
The TIME is NOW! Outrage as palm oil companies exterminate hundreds of orang-utans - Devastating fires deliberately set by palm oil companies in Indonesia may have killed hundreds of Sumatran orang-utans. And the land grab means the creatures may have only weeks or a few months, before disappearing forever.