CAMEROON

 

LIMBE WILDLIFE CENTRE

Animals: chimpanzees / gorillas / other primates
Supported since: 2004
Work: welfare & captivity / education

Providing high standards of care for chimpanzees, gorillas and other primates rescued from the exotic pet trade – many of which are ‘bushmeat orphans’ whose families have been killed for food. Wherever possible, rehabilitated primates are released back into the wild. Limbe also operates extensive local outreach and education programmes.

LIMBE WILDLIFE CENTRE


 

THE LAST GREAT APE ORGANISATION (LAGA - PART OF EAGLE)

Animals: primates / elephants
Supported since: 2002
Work: policy / education

An innovative and award-winning NGO focused on wildlife law enforcement in Cameroon, LAGA works with government authorities to capture and prosecute dealers in protected wildlife species, especially those trading in bushmeat and ivory.

 

GUARDIANS OF DJA

Animals: gorillas / chimpanzees
Work: conservation

To increase the abundance of rare chimpanzees and gorillas in a great ape conservation priority area, the Dja Biosphere Reserve (DBR), Cameroon, and to foster a sustainable coexistence between local people and wildlife.

GUARDIANS OF DJA

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