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

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

YKAN's mission is to protect the lands and waters on which all life depends. To fulfill this mission, YKAN implements innovative solutions that foster harmony between nature and people. This involves implementing effective natural resource management, advocating collaborative approaches, and establishing a network of partners and stakeholders to build a sustainable Indonesia.

Yayasan Konservasi Alam nusantara (YKAN) YKAN's commitment is to protect land and water, in which all life depends, in Indonesia, which collaboration is needed so that together we can preserve Indonesia's nature and maintain its biodiversity.


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