International Animal Rescue Indonesia

BBVA Foundation Biodiversity Conservation Awards

Worldwide Biodiversity Conservation Projects

15th edition

The BBVA Foundation Worldwide Award for Biodiversity Conservation has been bestowed on the IAR Indonesia Foundation and the head of its orangutan conservation program, Karmele Llano, “for taking an innovative and integrated approach to protecting the biodiversity of Indonesia’s Bukit Baka Bukit Raya National Park, in Borneo,” and “various of its iconic species,” among them the orangutan.