... BECAUSE BEING AWARE IS NOT ENOUGH - WE NEED TO CARE AND CARE ENOUGH TO BE MOVED TO ACTION.
Past Orangutan Caring Week Themes
Orangutans are facing multiple different threats
Orangutan Superheroes Don't Wear Capes
Respecting Nature to Save Orangutans, Biodiversity & Our Collective Future.
Protecting Biodiversity for a Healthy Planet.
Respecting the Rights of Critically Endangered Species.
Valuing Orangutans Over Profits to Avoid Extinction.
Act Now to Preserve the Future.
Critically Endangered, Critically in Need.
Working Together Toward Sustainable Solutions.
Sincere Commitment Through Positive Action.
United to Fight the Extinction of the Orangutan.
Safeguarding Habitat for a Secure Future.
Reaching Out Far and Wide.
Back to Green.
Planting Trees to Increase Future Habitat for the Orangutan.
Working Together to Save the Orangutan and the Rainforest.
Expressing Concern for Orangutans through the Arts and Sciences.
Orangutan caring week is a worldwide event held annually every november.
It began as Orangutan Awareness Week but it soon became apparent that just
being aware of the plight of orangutans was not enough. We need to care...and care
enough to be moved to action to save these incredible red-haired apes and their
If ever there was a time to care,
that time is now!
Time is running out! The IUCN Red List has all three species of orangutans listed as CR - Critically Endangered with populations decreasing.