Publié le 29 Mars 2014

During the last week, sweet elder female Bouboule has been very sick with what may be the same intestinal infection that nearly killed Jacky in January. We have been very worried, but today, she seems to have turned a corner. She drank and ate well this...

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Publié le 22 Mars 2014

In 2001, IDA-Africa rescued then one-year-old Simon soon after a poacher killed his mother. The loss of his mother was an irreparable tragedy for Simon. Among free-living chimpanzees maternal love and support are important not just for babies, but also...

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Publié le 20 Mars 2014

The mystery of the origin and whereabouts of ten gorillas supposedly exported legally from Africa to China in recent years continues to mystify wildlife monitors. Why is CITES, the international tr...

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Publié le 14 Mars 2014

Perrine Odier, our wonderfully dedicated partner, established LACSY (Les Amis des Chimpanzés de SANAGA-YONG) to advocate and fundraise for the Sanaga-Yong chimpanzees among french speakers. With its first online crowdfunding effort, LACSY has just raised...

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Publié le 12 Mars 2014

Dr. Sheri Speede, IDA-Africa director/founder and author of Kindred Beings, will be a keynote Speaker at the International Primate Protection League (IPPL) conference in Summerville, SC, April 11-13. IPPL and its founder/president Dr. Shirley McGreal...

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Publié le 7 Mars 2014

Read this wonderful Scientific American article on elephant intelligence! IDA-Africa's conservation focus includes African elephants.

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Publié le 6 Mars 2014

Life is often serious for adolescent Massamba as he vies for dominance in his group of seven, but he still finds time for the fun side of life. Ten years ago authorities in the country of Angola confiscated baby Massamba from the poacher who killed his...

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Publié le 3 Mars 2014

THANKS TO OUR ESSENTIAL VOLUNTEER'S AT SANAGA-YONG CHIMPANZEE RESCUE CENTER Dedicated volunteers from around the world work alongside our talented local staff. We require a six month commitment, although people with very special skills (veterinarians,...

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Publié le 1 Mars 2014

In April 2010, five-month-old Milou was orphaned by a poacher, rescued by IDA-Africa and brought to our Sanaga-Yong Rescue Center. After losing his eye in a fall from a tree in 2012, we hoped he would show more caution when climbing high, but reckless...

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