Desa Lamalera
Borneo, Indonesia Wulandoni, Lembata Regency, East Nusa Tenggara © YKAN

Yayasan Konservasi Alam Nusantara (YKAN) is a non-profit organization which was established in Indonesia in 2014.

With the mission to protect lands and waters on which all life depends, YKAN provides innovative solutions for realizing harmony between people and nature, through effective management, non-confrontational approaches, and building collaborative partnerships with all stakeholders for a sustainable Indonesia.

Yayasan Konservasi Alam nusantara (YKAN) Collaborative, Science Based and Innovative.


We continue to collaborate with TNC in developing conservation programs, including by developing innovative conservation approaches, conducting scientific studies, and sharing lessons learned.

Achievements in 2021

YKAN and partners are working together to support the Indonesian government in conserving and protecting nature, as well as creating innovations to support our conservation mission.

Elang Wallace
Wallace's hawk-eagle Nisaetus nanus is an eagle that we can find in the forests of Kalimantan and Sumatra in Indonesia. We can also find it in southern Thailand and Malaysia © YKAN