OFFICE AND ANIMAL REHABILITATION CENTRE
Ketapang, West Kalimantan
YIARI started running administrative activities and an orangutan rehabilitation centre in Sei Awan Village, Ketapang, West Kalimantan in 2012. In this 200 hectare location, there are buildings intended for offices, the Sir Michael Uren learning centre, and various kinds of facilities used for orangutan rehabilitation.
Bogor, West Java
Bogor, West Java Located at the foot of Mount Salak, precisely in Curug Nangka, Bogor, West Java. This rehabilitation centre is the first slow loris (Nycticebus sp.) rehabilitation centre in Indonesia. This location is also a rehabilitation site for long-tailed macaques (Macaca fascicularis) and pig-tailed macaques (Macaca nemestrina).
In this area, YIARI conduct SMART patrol, biodiversity monitoring, community development programme through agroforestry, participatory mapping and boundary demarcation, community socialization, and educational activities with the youth.
Melawi, West Kalimantan
Located around the Bukit Baka Bukit Raya National Park (TNBBBR) area, we run an orangutan release and monitoring program in collaboration with government partners, namely the National Park and West Kalimantan Nature Conservation Agency (BKSDA). To support the welfare of animals in the National Park, we carry out a biodiversity and phenology survey program to calculate the adequacy of natural food for wild animals, especially orangutans. We also conduct several community empowerment programs. The program includes community development, after school programme, conservation in religion programme, and scholarship programmes.
Batu Lapis, West Kalimantan
Located in Batu Lapis Village, Hulu Sungai District, Ketapang Regency, West Kalimantan. At this location, we carry out survey and monitoring programs for protected wild animals, especially orangutans and gibbons, as well as education and community development to provide awareness and knowledge to the community to protect wild animals.