Our project leaders in Africa are on the front line of gorilla conservation. Here you can find the latest news from the field and an insight into the work of a pioneering conservation charity.
The largest of all the primates has moved closer to vanishing forever. How has it come to this?
Don't gorillas all look the same? And don't they move everyday..? Then how can you carry out a mountain gorilla census in a dense jungle? And why is such a count vitally important? Tuver explains all...
Gorillas very rarely need to drink water. They usually get all the hydration they need from chewing on lush nettles or wild celery.
The Treaty on the Greater Virunga Transboundary Collaboration of the Wildlife Conservation and Wild Flora and Tourism Development was signed on September 22 in Kinshasa.
Effective conservation is all about cooperation. No matter how hard we work, we conservationists would not achieve much without the support of the authorities or without being able to work with other NGOs and charities.
If gorillas are to stand any chance of long-term survival, it’s the young generations whose help we need the most. So it was definitely very encouraging that I was invited to speak to university students in Goma as part of their World Environment Day