Great results in 2020, in spite of Covid

Great results in 2020, in spite of Covid

This year we took great pleasure again in drawing up the balance sheets here at the office. We are always very happy when we can issue a number of beautiful tree certificates for our customers! Due to all corona measures and working from home, people consumed less...
Introducing: StukjeNatuur

Introducing: StukjeNatuur

Beautiful Cups and StukjeNatuur provide more trees in the Netherlands. As of February 5, 2021, the StukjeNatuur nature foundation and the sustainable coffee cup supplier Beautiful Cups have entered into a partnership for planting trees in the Netherlands. Beautiful...
Orangutans spotted at Singkil!

Orangutans spotted at Singkil!

Restoration efforts are paying off for orangutans at Singkil Swamp Wildlife Reserve. Singkil Swamp Wildlife Reserve is vitally important both locally and internationally. The Singkil area is home to irreplaceable breeding populations of Sumatran orangutans and other...
Thank you for supporting SOS this year

Thank you for supporting SOS this year

Here are our favourite good news stories from 2020. Habitat restoration As some of OIC’s restoration staff live on-site all year round, they were able to continue working during Sumatra’s COVID19 lockdowns, planting 132,856 seedlings and restoring over 228 hectares of...
Orangutans spotted at Cinta Raja III Restoration site

Orangutans spotted at Cinta Raja III Restoration site

Orangutans have been spotted this week at Cinta Raja III, one of the restoration sites we fund in Sumatra. While monitoring tree growth at the site, Restoration Manager Rio spotted this female orangutan and her baby eating fruit in one of the trees above him. Just a...
Ecotourism hand in hand with forest management

Ecotourism hand in hand with forest management

Mchakama is a village located 65 km from Kilwa Masoko town, it takes about 90 minutes by car to reach the village. The village also can be reached through motorcycle and bicycle from Mavuji junction. The majority of the village members are smallholder farmers...