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Honorary President Stanley Johnson enters celebrity jungle
The Gorilla Organization's Honorary President Stanley Johnson is set to enter the "I'm a Celebrity....
16 November 2017
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Thousands gather to mourn gorillas in traditional ceremony

On 9 August, 2007, communities from the southern sector of the Virunga National Park and students from Goma will gather to show their respects to the seven gorillas that lost their lives in the last seven months in the Virunga National Park. Over 700 people are expected to join the Gorilla Organization in this gorilla ...
Local communities devastated by conservation setback

In the early hours of 24 July 2007, the Gorilla Organization was called to investigate the horrific shooting of four endangered Mountain gorillas in Virunga National Park, Democratic Republic of Congo (DR Congo). Rangers heard rounds of gun-fire at around 19:30 on Sunday 22 July, and the following morning found the bodies of three female Mountain gorillas from the Rugendo family group. The murdered gorillas were ...
On 30 June 2007, the Gorilla Organization joined Natalie Portman and the Rwandan President for the third annual gorilla naming ceremony in Rwanda, to name 23 Mountain gorillas from the Volcanoes National Park. The theme of this year’s ‘Kwita Izina’ ceremony was “caring for wildlife concerns us all’, and celebrated ...
On 5 June 2007, the Gorilla Organization will launch a football tournament in the southern sector of the Virunga National Park, Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) in celebration of World Environment Day.
Walikalie is an isolated area of pristine rainforest in the Congo basin forests and home to one of the only remaining Eastern lowland gorilla populations in the world.
Two month old gorilla orphaned following fatal attack in DR Congo

On Saturday 9 June 2007, a two-month-old Mountain gorilla was found clutching its dead mother who had been shot in the back of the head by armed attackers in the southern sector of the Virunga National Park, DR Congo. Rangers who came across the horrific scene were able to rescue baby Ndakazi and take it to Goma where it is now being cared for by the Mountain Gorilla Veterinary Project (MGVP). Gapira Wa Mutazimiza, the deputy ...
All 21 gorillas accounted for since Mai Mai attack last week

It has today been reported that all members of the tiny population of endangered gorillas at Mount Tshiaberimu, a remote part of the Virunga National Park, eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), have been accounted for since Mai Mai rebels threatened their lives last week. The rebel troops made an attack on the Mount Tshiaberimu ranger patrol posts in the early hours of 20 May 2007, leaving two people dead and three people ...
In the early hours of Sunday 20 May 2007, rebel soldiers made a deadly attack on conservationists at Mount Tshiaberimu, a remote part of the Virunga National Park, eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and home to a tiny population or endangered gorillas. Two patrol posts of ICCN, the DRC Parks Authority, were raked with gunfire leaving one man dead and four wounded.   The Gorilla Organization, which has been supporting community-based conservation in this location for more ...
Thanks to all the gorillas that took part in the 2006 Great Gorilla Run and made it a day to remember.
The Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund Europe has changed its name to the Gorilla Organization (GO)
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