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The protected wildlife ecopark in Medan, North-Sumatra, has reached a significant milestone in its commitment to sustainability by successfully hosting its first public event. Medan, North-Sumatra. April 27, 2024 After eight years of construction, Orangutan Haven opened its doors to the public in an event attended by 25 people on Saturday, April 27th.  Attendees had […]

Orangutan Haven, a protected wildlife ecopark, conservation, and environmental education center located in Medan, North Sumatra, proudly announced the successful transfer of four orangutans to their facility, marking a significant milestone in their ongoing conservation efforts. The announcement was made during Orangutan Haven’s inaugural press conference, held on November 13, 2023, at Santika Premier Dyandra […]

Orang Utan Haven recently visited by 21 participants plus 9 assistants from Earth Optimism for Access 2.0 Field Learning Experience (FLEx) — Medan on June 15-18, 2023.  For four days, visitors were invited to get closer to nature with a variety of environmental activities and learning. The first day was filled with an orientation of […]

Experienced in conservation and environmental education, Yayasan Ekosistem Lestari (YEL) through Orangutan Haven (OUH) envisions a world where concern for natural ecosystems, animal welfare, the environment and sustainable development is paramount in decision-making at all levels of society. In a more tangible form that concern will be reflected in the behavior of as many people […]

To date, a number of the planned facilities at Orangutan Haven have already been completed. These include the orangutan islands themselves, which are essentially ready and waiting to receive the orangutans later this year. More ropes and hammocks and other enrichment will be added, however, immediately prior to the first arrivals to provide them with […]