Category: Projects

A Month Volunteering Programme with OIC
June 7, 2018June 7, 2018
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A Month Volunteering Programme with OIC

“Share your knowledge. It is a way to achieve immortality.” ― Dalai Lama XIV Sharing is caring. It is one of the popular terms recently and volunteering provides wide range means of it. As an OIC that is dedicated to the conservation of orangutan and their forest homes, we understand that many people want to...

Orangutan Caring Scholarship 2018
June 6, 2018June 6, 2018
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Orangutan Caring Scholarship 2018

Orangutan scholarship is one of the programmes of OIC supported by OIC’s partner, Orangutan Republic Foundation, since 2016 up to now. With this programme, 117 universities students have been able to get the support in terms of tuition and research fund support. This programme is also intended to increase the students in university level to...

New Mural Art of Orangutan Stole Public Attention
May 14, 2018May 24, 2018
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New Mural Art of Orangutan Stole Public Attention

The new stunning mural art in Medan has been succeeding to steal the attention of not only the national level but also to the global attention. This magnificent work is a part of the Splash and Burn project in Sumatra to promote the conservation issues. Located in the heart of Medan city, the SIB traffic...

OIC Followed up the Hearing Process of The Tiger Body Parts Seller
May 2, 2018May 2, 2018
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OIC Followed up the Hearing Process of The Tiger Body Parts Seller

    Investigating any wildlife crime is not an easy nor simple activity. Starting with a long proses of collecting the evidences, Executing the criminal, sending them to the authorities and not to mention guarding the trial processes.   Last week, OIC team followed up the trial process of a tiger body part seller case,...

OIC Celebrated Earth Day
April 24, 2018April 24, 2018
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OIC Celebrated Earth Day

22nd April is one of the most important days for the conservation world, as it is the international earth day. A perfect reminder for human in the earth to respect the planet we live on. The place that provides all of the human needs in life.     OIC also celebrated the day by inviting...

Hosting an Eco-tour Trip, OIC Supports the Local People with Additional Income
April 16, 2018April 16, 2018
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Hosting an Eco-tour Trip, OIC Supports the Local People with Additional Income

“Ecotourism is about enjoying the nature as it is. The beauty of the pristine forest is something that everyone has to respect and appreciate” – Panut Hadisiwoyo This week is another remarkable week for OIC. We are humbled to have Orangutan Odyssey, a travel company that dedicated all of their tour package involving the forest...

Bardok : From Zero to Hero
April 16, 2018April 16, 2018
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Bardok : From Zero to Hero

Restoration programme of OIC has been changing my life. I’m no longer the same person before I was before starting this job” Bardok is what people often call him. It is a unique name indeed, however, it is not his real name. His real name is Edy, quite common and not as special as Bardok,...

Hosting Secondary Students to Learn About Forest Restoration
April 8, 2018April 8, 2018
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Hosting Secondary Students to Learn About Forest Restoration

The future is here. Thus the better or worse starts by now – Nayla This week, we are humbled to have the Cat Mose Secondary School – London, UK visiting our Cinta Raja restoration site. For 3 days, they learned about the issue Sumatran forest. From the massive expansion of oil palm plantation, road construction...

Story Telling Keeps Continuing to Spread the Message
April 8, 2018April 8, 2018
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Story Telling Keeps Continuing to Spread the Message

Story telling to spread the message about orangutan and their forest homes keeps continuing. This time, an environmental concept school in Medan, Sekolah Alam Bukit Hijau, kindly hosted us for one day visit. In fact, this story telling visit was special request by them as part of their school event.     This school is...

Dedicating My Skill to Guard The Leuser
March 31, 2018March 31, 2018
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Dedicating My Skill to Guard The Leuser

Forest is important for me, for the better future for all of the human It has been 4 years for Steve, working as a part of the Forest Wildlife Patrol Unit (forWPU) of OIC. Steve, is one of the ranger team members of OIC that dedicate most of his time to secure the Leuser area....

Welcoming the Dry Season with Optimism in Cinta Raja Restoration Site
March 28, 2018March 31, 2018
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Welcoming the Dry Season with Optimism in Cinta Raja Restoration Site

The dry season is one of the most difficult time during the restoration project implementation. With the condition of the open area, the heat’s intensity from the sun can’t be avoided. Not to mention, the dryness of the soil is the biggest challenge for the seedling to grow. As an ex-palm oil plantation, Cinta Raja...