IUVA committed to reforestation

Basitang-From a small cabin that was built on a ridge, one could see the devastating impact of forest encroachment done by illegal planting of palm oil.A sad reminder of man’s greediness that ultimately could eliminate other species that rely on humans to coexist. Since 2006, the community of Halaban has fought tooth and grit literally […]

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Gunung Leuser National Park

Gunung Leuser National Park is a national park covering 7,927 kmĀ² in northern Sumatra, Indonesia, straddling the border of North Sumatra and Aceh provinces.[1] The national park, named after Mount Leuser (3,381 m), protects a wide range of ecosystems. An orangutan sanctuary of Bukit Lawang is located inside the park. Together with Bukit Barisan Selatan […]

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