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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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2022 Calendar

The eagerly anticipated 2022 Orangutan Appeal UK calendar is available for pre-order now!

International Orangutan Day 2021 website mailshot

International Orangutan Day 2021

International Orangutan Day aims to highlight the plight of the critically endangered orangutan. Watch our video about our work at Sepilok Orangutan Rehabilitation Centre

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World Elephant Day

World Elephant Day brings attention to the urgent plight of Asian and African elephants. The elephant is loved, revered and respected by people and cultures around the world, yet we balance on the brink of seeing the last of this magnificent creature.

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Wildlife Rescue Unit Collaboration

Wru Oauk

Working together to achieve great results for the local wildlife and people of Sabah

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Local Staff for Orangutan Rehabilitation and Re-introduction

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Orangutan Appeal UK employs 8 dedicated staff members who have been recruited from the local community in Sabah, Malaysian Borneo. They work directly with the orangutans to rehabilitate them and re-introduce them to the wild.

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Veterinary Nurse

Ibri

OAUK funds a dedicated local veterinary nurse named Ibritinah at Sepilok Rehabiliation Centre to care for the orangutans.

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Liaison Officer

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OAUK appoints a voluntary Liaison Officer at Sepilok Rehabilitation Centre who is responsible for promoting awareness of the plight of the orangutans and raising vital funds for the Appeal.

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2022 Orangutan Appeal UK Calendar

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Our stunning 2022 calendar featuring many of your favourite faces from Sepilok.

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SPECIAL OFFER: 2 x 2022 Appeal Calendars

2022 Calendar (w)

SPECIAL OFFER: Buy two of our 2022 calendars for just £16!

Our stunning 2022 calendar featuring many of your favourite faces from Sepilok.

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Orangutan Greetings Card - Blank

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A beautiful orangutan greetings card taken from an original painting by Angela Hale

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Orangutan Greetings Card - Happy Birthday

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A beautiful orangutan greetings card taken from an original painting by Angela Hale

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Charity E-Cards - Donate the cost of cards and stamps!

Holding Hands

Send charity e-cards and donate the equivalent cost of cards and stamps to Orangutan Appeal UK!

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Orangutan Toy Hand Puppet

Hand Puppet

SPECIAL DISCOUNT OFFER - Was £11.99 now £10.50!

Our beautiful orangutan hand puppet is wonderfully fun and interactive.

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