Orangutan Central Kalimantan by CIFOR Flickr CC BY NC ND20 Low ResFindings from the UQ-Borneo Futures Research Initiative have led to the Bornean Orangutan now being recognised as Critically Endangered on the Red List of Threatened Species. In an effort to save them, the team has revealed the importance of banning illegal hunting activities and expanding protected forests.

CEED researcher, Assoc. Prof. Kerrie Wilson works closely with Professor Erik Meijaard, founder of Borneo Futures, advising government and industry on the best ways to conserve Borneo's natural resources which, in turn, improves human wellbeing.

Read more about their work at UQ Research Impact.