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Posted 04 Oct 2020 in OURF News


A very appropriate theme, "Protecting Biodiversity for a Healthy Planet," has been chosen for Orangutan Caring Week this year ...

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Newest orangutan species is being threatened with extinction by goldmine owned by parent company of Mandarin Oriental hotel chain - Environmental News Sep 2020

Posted 18 Sep 2020 in Environmental News

In 2017, scientists discovered the newest great ape species in a small ...

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Oil palm plantations in Sumatran wetland worsen flooding in communities - Environmental News Sep 2020

Posted 13 Sep 2020 in Environmental News


  • The development of oil palm and rubber plantations ...

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How do we avert global warming, extinctions and pandemics? New app has answers - Environmental News Sep 2020

Posted 07 Sep 2020 in Environmental News

  • A new online platform shows where best to protect land in order to ...

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Orang Utan Republik Foundation to Hold 7th Annual Pongo Awards to Honor Environmental Achievement - OURF News Jul 2020

Posted 17 Jul 2020 in OURF News

The live stream will honor the Borneo Orangutan Survival Foundation; environmental news site Mongabay;  ...

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It’s Time to Stop the Fires and Deliver on ‘No Deforestation, No Peat, No Exploitation’ Commitments - Environmental News Jun 2020

Posted 21 Jun 2020 in Environmental News

World Rainforest Day - June 22, 2020

To the Consumer ...

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Orang Utan Republik Foundation to Honor Environmental Achievement in First Virtual Benefit Supporting Critically Endangered Orangutans - OURF News Jun 2020

Posted 06 Jun 2020 in OURF News

Evening online streaming event will celebrate individuals who have made significant environmental contributions while ...

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Off to University with Orangutan Caring Scholarship after Three Years as a Field Lab Assistant - OURF News Jun 2020

Posted 04 Jun 2020 in OURF News

I first went to Cabang Panti Research Station in April 2017. I had been ...

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TOP Launches New Sumatran Rescue Alliance To Rehabilitate Trafficked Orangutans & Fight Illegal Wildlife Trade - OURF News May 2020

Posted 15 May 2020 in OURF News

Reprinted from World Animal News.  The Orangutan Project (TOP), an organization focused on securing ...

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Ethics of Palm Oil: The Good, The Bad, and The Solutions - Environmental Blog Apr 2020

Posted 22 Apr 2020 in Environmental Blog

Environmental Blog submission by Jordan Rydman, Arizona State University, April 2020. Opinions expressed are ...

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