Sign Petition: Stop Poisoning Endangered Pygmy Elephants!
To prevent pygmy elephants from eating palm fruits on plantations, palm oil companies have been feeding them poison! (150197 signatures on petition)
Ten-month-old orangutan rescued after being starved by owner
A baby orangutan named Budi has been rescued by a British animal welfare charity, after having been kept as a family pet and starved in a chicken coop in a remote village in Borneo.
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Licence to kill
As few as 400 tigers are thought to remain in the rainforests of Sumatra, which are vanishing at a staggering rate – a quarter of a million hectares every year. Expansion of oil palm and pulpwood plantations was responsible for nearly two-thirds of the destruction of tiger habitat from 2009 to 2011, the most recent period for which official Indonesian government data are available. Such destruction fragments the extensive tracts of rainforest over which tigers need to range in order to hunt.
Exclusive Look Into How Rare Elephants' Forests Are Disappearing
In violation of a moratorium, oil palm grower clears vital habitat in Indonesian biodiversity hot spot.
Orangutan 'killers' on trial over slaughtering primates for pest control at palm oil plantation
Phuah Chuan Hun, manager of the plantation in East Kalimantan, Indonesian Borneo, and his employee Widiantoro paid two men to kill the primates, prosecutors claimed.
'It Must Be Stopped': Indonesia's New President Vows to End the World's Worst Deforestation
Joko Widodo has pledged to halt the illegal clearing for palm oil plantations that is devastating the remote rainforests of Sumatra after responding to a petition to come and see the damage for himself.
Palm Oil Plantations Threaten African Primates
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Indonesia cracks down on deforestation in symbolic u-turn
Indonesia’s new president announces plans to protect rainforest and peatlands, signalling a new direction for country with worst rate of deforestation in the world
Orphaned baby orangutan given up the will to live saved in heartbreaking video
Udin was then sold to a farmer as a pet and kept alone in a small, dark cage - a terrifying experience for a young animal that would normally depend on his mother for comfort and protection during the first years of his life
Stop a billion-dollar gift to the palm oil industry!
Call on the Indonesian government to scrap its plan to subsidize oil palm plantations for the production of biofuels with $1.35 billion.