Africa Programs

JGI Celebrates 35th Anniversary!

On Saturday, February 25, 2012, the Jane Goodall Institute (JGI) turned 35!

Staff Spotlight: Debby Cox

A native of Yanco, Australia,&nbsp

Staff Spotlight: Debby Cox

 

Bathing Beauties!

 

Tragedy at Tchimpounga Sanctuary

A grass fire two kilometers away spread out of control and swept across the savannah to the sanctuary, which is home to more than 150 rescued chimpanzees.

Happy Holidays from Tchimpounga

Give the gift that keeps on giving!  You can support the chimpanzees at Tchimpounga with a Chimpanzee Guardianship!

Termite Fishing at Gombe

JGI's Deus Mjungu, Ph.D., blogs about how chimpanzees at Gombe National Park in Tanzania fish for termites!

Termite Fishing at Gombe

It is the beginning of the termite fishing season at Gombe National Park.  During this season, chimpanzees spend a considerable amount of time searching and extracting termites from mounds.  Termites are small, nutritious insects.  However, due to the insect’s small size, termite fishing requires patience and hard work.

 

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Wounda's Journey

Watch her enjoy her new home at the Tchimpounga Chimpanzee Rehabilitation Center in the Republic of Congo.

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Saving Chimps From Snares (Graphic Images)!

This is the story of Mugu Moja, a young juvenile chimpanzee.