ADVENTURE INDONESIA Support Orangutan Conservation:

As our best selling travel destination, Orangutan Wildlife tour & River Safari is not simply about bringing visitors to see the Orangutan but to RAISE AWARENESS about the threat they are facing as a big number of Orangutans keep decreasing in the past years.  By signing up to an orangutan trip with Adventure Indonesia , you have taken part in supporting orangutan conservation project,  as some part of your land cost including the donation for orangutan project.

ABOUT BORNEO ORANGUTAN SURVIVAL FOUNDATION

Established in 1991, Borneo Orangutan Survival (BOS) Foundation is an Indonesian non-profit organization dedicated to the conservation of the Bornean orangutan and its habitat, in cooperation with local communities, the Indonesian Ministry of Forestry and international partner organizations. BOS Foundation is currently taking care of almost 650 orangutans with the support of 400 highly devoted staff, as well as experts in primatology, biodiversity, ecology, forest rehabilitation, agroforestry, community empowerment, education, and orangutan healthcare.

Vision and Mission
What does the BOSF do
Where BOS work

BOS FOUNDATION MISSION

The realization of Bornean orangutan and habitat conservation with the community’s participation

Reintroducing

Accelerating the release of Bornean orangutans from ex-situ to in-situ locations

 

Protecting

Encouraging the protection of Bornean orangutans and their habitat Increasing the empowerment of communities surrounding orangutan habitat.

 

Researching

Supporting research and education activities for the conservation of Bornean orangutans and their habitat.

 

Partnerships

Promoting the participation of and partnership with all stakeholders

 

Capacity Building

Strengthening institutional capacity

What does the BOS Foundation do ?

Bornean orangutan rescue, rehabilitation, reintroduction and long-term conservation.


RESCUE

 HABITAT CONSERVATION

INVOLVEMENT AND EMPOWERMENT

Rescue, rehabilitation and reintroduction of orangutans and other protected species (sun bears), obtaining governmental permissions and approvals for reintroduction sites, translocation activities and post-release and translocation monitoring

Orangutan habitat conservation, comprising management of wild orangutan habitat in the Mawas Area, Central Kalimantan, management of translocation and reintroduction sites, management of orangutan and sun bear conservation areas and facilitation of Best Management Practices (BMP) of orangutan habitat within other land-uses

Involvement and empowerment of local communities, enhanced communication and publications, cooperation with stakeholders, conservation related research and outreach education and encouraging the improvement of relevant legislation

Map Location

 

BOS efforts and areas of work are focused in East and Central Kalimantan, Indonesia