2 07, 2021

Great Ape Survey in Tayna Nature Reserve

2021-07-12T12:50:40-05:00July 2nd, 2021|

Great ape survey team members collect fecal samples at a nest site. This year, GRACE completed the first-ever great ape survey of the entire Tayna Nature Reserve, a biodiversity hotspot in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DR Congo). How did GRACE achieve this milestone for conservation? Not alone. Success meant working hand-in-hand [...]

19 03, 2021

International Women’s Day 2021

2021-03-30T10:44:35-05:00March 19th, 2021|

GRACE’s work protecting critically endangered Grauer’s gorillas and their habitat would not be possible without the many talented, dedicated women on our team and in the community. We rely on women in leadership, gorilla care, farming, community outreach, research, and so much more. Among GRACE staff, International Women's Day is considered the most important [...]

26 02, 2021

Gorilla Conservation on the Radio

2021-03-30T10:43:19-05:00February 26th, 2021|

GRACE Educators stand outside of the radio station. In GRACE’s remote, poorly developed area of eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DR Congo), people rely heavily on radio. Radio is the only way news and other information is communicated. This makes radio an attractive option for GRACE’s conservation education efforts. Not to mention, [...]