Chairperson Sue Sheward headed off to Borneo with the Blink Production team to start the filming of an eight part documentary
Our Centre Manager Sylvia Alsisto has been at Sepilok for many many years and done an amazing job but this year Sylvia has left to begin a three year environmental management degree and is being replaced by a new Malaysian Manager.
Orangutan charity founder from Effingham set to star in TV documentary series
Charity founder Sue Sheward, of Orangutan Appeal UK, is travelling to Borneo this week to complete the filming of an eight part documentary she has been making for Discovery Channel’s – Animal Planet.
The Orangutan Appeal UK is a registered charity based in the south of England, dedicated to the rehabilitation and preservation of orangutans and the conservation of their habitat.
The Appeal strives to protect remaining wild populations of orangutans by providing support and funding for projects across Malaysian and Indonesian Borneo; and by raising awareness of the plight of this great ape across the globe. The Appeal is also authorised to work on behalf of the famous Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre!
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The lovely Beryl August 2013
TABIN SURPRISE – By James Robins
We have received this interesting report from our primatologist James Robins.