Back in mid May the Natural Resources and Environment (NRE) minister Douglas Uggah Embas gave assurance that our concerns (from our investigations) regarding orangutan deaths and babies being separated from their mothers at the Orangutan Island (OUI) in Bukit Merah Laketown Resort would be investigated. More than three months on, we have heard nothing. Our half a dozen email attempts have been unanswered.
We need to put more pressure on the NRE to get answers, in order for us to help orangutans at OUI further.
Please will you write to Free Malaysia Today (FMT) regarding this matter and demand that the NRE reveal their investigations? FMT are a non-pro government online paper which have published the most animal welfare letters:
You may refer to this letter below for ideas, your email can be shorter and straight to the point though:
Thank you for taking action, your help much appreciated.
Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has – Margaret Mead