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By Cassie Freund, GPOCP Program Director At the end of April, GPOCP”s Sustainable Livelihoods team welcomed over 80 traditional artisans and supporters from across Indonesia for the 4th annual Weaver Meeting, a yearly activity for members of the Craft Kalimantan network. Craft Kalimantan is a consortium of six non-profit organizations that work together to promote […]

Products from across Kalimantan, including local hand-crafted baskets and teapots, on display at the Weaver Meeting.

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Orangutans Like to Party!

By Kat Scott, Research Manager When I first got to Cabang Panti, I had heard legendary tales of up to 8 orangutans being seen feeding together in the same tree, sharing food, playing and sometimes even mating. These meetings, termed ‘parties’ by primatologists, are a regular occurrence according to the team. However, after two months […]

Reflections on a Year in Cabang Panti

By Becki Ingram, Research Volunteer Today began the way most days here do, up bright and early at 3:30 am with my colleagues, arriving at the orangutan nest not long after. I have to say, I will not miss these early morning starts! What I will miss, however, are the beautiful creatures I have risen […]


Walimah as a carefree adolescent in 2009.

Walimah's Journey: From Newborn to New Mom

Walimah had her world debut in the pages of National Geographic magazine. In the October 2003 issue she appeared as a tiny infant, only a few weeks old, clinging, with eyes shut, to her mother, Marissa. Since then, we’ve carefully observed her in every stage of her life as she has gone from a newborn […]

GPOCP Coloring Book

GPOCP, with support from Orangutan Outreach, have recently published an Indonesian-language coloring book featuring Bornean rainforest biodiversity. This book will be distributed to children living in the communities surrounding Gunung Palung National Park, and we casino online hope it will get them excited about the natural world casino around casino them! This is part of […]