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'Secrets in the Mist' celebrates enduring legacy of Dian Fossey
The life, and death, of Dian Fossey is the subject of an inspiring new TV mini-series
06 December 2017
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The Gorilla Organization celebrates top wildlife vet's conservation award
The Gorilla Organization was delighted to be presented with a trophy in recognition of work helping the local people of the Kivu region in DR Congo.
More than 1.5 million trees have now been planted in Africa by the Gorilla Organization to try and offset insatiable demand for firewood in areas of valuable gorilla habitat.
An innovative Gorilla Organization project constructing fuel-efficient stoves for villagers in gorilla habitat in DR Congo has beaten off competition from nearly a thousand other entrants to become a finalist in the World Challenge 09 competition.
The Gorilla Organization had the honour of naming adoptive gorilla Amy's new baby at a special ceremony in Rwanda
Our colleagues in the field are thrilled to report that Amy, our adopted gorilla in the Volcanoes National Park in Rwanda, has given birth to a healthy baby.
A baby gorilla has been seized from animal traffickers in eastern DR Congo. For each baby gorilla snatched from the wild, several members of the gorilla family have probably been killed.
Gorilla Organization staff member receives death threat as his house is broken into and his family tied up at home in Goma
Local people from the Rumangabo area in DR Congo, who reside around the Virunga National Park, have set 1200 snares and traps on fire in a desperate plea asking poachers to halt their destructive practices.
Renowned artist and great lover of gorillas, Joel Kirk, is putting oil to canvas once again for the Gorilla Organization, by painting a stunning portrait of Titus, the famous ‘gorilla king’. The final painting, due for completion in November, will be sold to raise funds for the endangered gorillas and a limited number of prints will be available exclusively through the Gorilla Organization website.
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