Our Mission

Sintang Orangutan Rescue Center is a foundation based in Sintang, West Kalimantan and focuses on the rescue, rehabilitation and release orangutans back into the wild.

Learn About Orangutans

Orangutans can live in various types of forests ranging from lowland forests to hills. Orangutans live in areas along river banks, swamp forests, heath forests and mountain forests up to an altitude of 1,500 asl.

Protect Wild Orangutans

Orangutans are key or umbrella species, Their daily consumption of fruits with high mobility makes orangutans a seed dispersal agent in the forest that plays an important role in maintaining forest regeneration.

Help Orphaned Orangutans

Many things can trigger habitat loss and orangutan population decline, such as: land conversion, deforestation and land conversion, illegal hunting and trade, disease outbreaks, human-orangutan conflict, forest fires.


Sintang Orangutan Center Worksite

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Our Gallery

Our Achievements


Orangutans that have been rescued


Orangutans Released in Safe Forests


Orangutans rehabilitated at Sintang Orangutan Center


Communities participate in Empowerment Programs

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