In addition to our collaboration with public education and religious community organizations in Cameroon (see above, with Penelope Fraser at center), The Gorilla Foundation has partnered with a number of diverse conservation organizations, whom we would like to acknowledge here for their valuable collaboration:
- Ape Action Africa ( apeactionafrica.org ) — formerly CWAF
Hosted first Koko-based education projects at Mvoog Betsi Zoo in Cameroon
- Arnall Foundation ( see fdo.foundationcenter.org )
Funded Great Ape Ecosystem Synergy Projects in Cross-River and Baka Village
- Conservation International ( conservation.org )
co-sponsored publication and distribution of “Consuming Nature” book.
- Discovery Canada TV ( discovery.ca )
Filmed Gorilla Foundation & Biosynergy Institute solutions to Bushmeat Crisis.
- Dodge Film School ( chapman.idu/dodge )
Filmed Gorilla Foundation and Biosynergy Institute projects in Cameroon
- International Fund for Animal Welfare(IFAW) ( ifaw.org )
Funded SE Dja Reserve Gorilla Protection Initiative
- Pan African Sanctuary Alliance (PASA) ( passaprimates.org )
Helped initiate primate sanctuary bushmeat education efforts
- Pan African Conservation Education Project (PACE) ( paceproject.net
Integrated TGF modules into education programs
- Save the Species Foundation
Published 10,000 English and French Koko’s Kitten books for Africa
- U.S. Peace Corps ( peacecorps.gov )
Implemented diverse empathy-based village conservation and environment projects.
- Wasmoeth Wildlife Foundation ( wasmoethwildlife.org )
Co-sponsored “Consuming Nature” book and co-funded Baka Village project.
- Biosynergy Institute ( biosynergy.org ) founded by Dr. Anthony Rose in 1994
Co-founded Wildlife Protectors Fund as TGF’s action program in Africa
- UNAFAS ( unafas.org.uk ) (United Africa Association ) — Penelope Fraser
Conservation education consultant and administrator in Cameroon, Africa
- PACE (Pan African Conservation Education) ( siren.org.uk ) — Nancy Gladstone
Integrated TGF modules into SIREN/PACE conservation education programs
We are currently seeking new partnerships with organizations that conduct community-based wildlife conservation projects. Our unique empathy-evoking approach can help conservationists instill humane values and behaviors in stakeholders.
If you’re interested in becoming a conservation partner, please contact us at [email protected].