Orangutan Awareness Week 2017! - 15% Off

Between the 12th and 18th of November, The Great Projects joins the rest of the world in celebrating Orangutan Awareness Week, and in doing so we are offering 15% off of all of our orangutan experiences throughout the month of November!

Both the Bornean and Sumatran orangutan are now classed as critically endangered, and this means that they are both at an “extremely high risk of extinction.” Orangutan Awareness Week gives us the chance to focus on the ways in which our actions impact the lives of these great apes, in the hopes of preventing their populations from slipping further.

To help make a difference, we’re happy to announce that all of our orangutan conservation projects will be subject to a 15% price drop until midnight on November 30th – so get involved and help us to protect this tragically endangered species.

We'll be posting on our blog every day, from information on orangutan habitats, to interesting facts about the species itself, right through to volunteer reviews and experiences from the orangutan volunteer projects we have on offer. There’ll be plenty to read, so make sure to check it out and to learn more about how to get involved in the cause!

In the meantime, do take a look at some of our favourite trips, reviews from volunteers, and stories about how your time and care has improved the lives of orangutans so far. Orangutan Awareness Week is incredibly vital not only to the orangutan itself, but to all creatures that share its habitat – and this is why it is so crucial that we take part in making the planet a healthier, safer place for all, one project at a time.

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Orangutan Articles

Introducing The 10 Orangutans Just Released From Our Brand-New Volunteer Project At Nyaru Menteng Orangutan Sanctuary!

Following the exciting launch of our new project at the Nyaru Menteng Orangutan Sanctuary, we'd like to show off some of the incredible work carried out by the amazing project team thus far! The project had its most recent release on the 14th of August - read on to 'meet' the orangutans finding freedom once more as they head back into the wild.

An Update From Samboja - The New Sun Bear Enrichment Area Is Open For Business!

We have a wonderful weekend update for you today - the team at Samboja Lestari are happy to announce the opening of their brand-new sun bear enrichment area! See how the team (and our volunteers!) worked to create this exciting new area for the sanctuary's adorable animals by checking out today's blog post.

It’s Volunteers’ Week 2018! Is Last-Minute Volunteering More Exciting?

This week is Volunteers’ Week 2018 and we’re reaching out in hopes to kick-start your volunteering experience! Get on your way to volunteering with animals abroad by booking one of our incredible last-minute trips! 

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