• Research Center in Biodiversity and Genetic Resources

    InBIO Associate Laboratory

    Research Center in  Biodiversity and Genetic Resources
  • Research Center in Biodiversity and Genetic Resources

    InBIO Associate Laboratory

    Research Center in  Biodiversity and Genetic Resources
  • Research Center in Biodiversity and Genetic Resources

    InBIO Associate Laboratory

    Research Center in  Biodiversity and Genetic Resources
  • Research Center in Biodiversity and Genetic Resources

    InBIO Associate Laboratory

    Research Center in  Biodiversity and Genetic Resources
 

 

 

 
 
PRIMACTION: PROTECTING THE WESTERN CHIMPANZEE AND OTHER PRIMATES FROM ILLEGAL LOGGING AND HUNTING IN GUINEA-BISSAU, WEST AFRICA
Project leading by CIBIO-InBIO researcher Maria Joana Ferreira da Silva was highlighted by Born Free Foundation’s website.
 

The Born Free Foundation is an international charity which takes action worldwide to protect species in the wild. In this scope, it is supporting a project to preserve the critically endangered western chimpanzee and other primates in Guinea-Bissau, leading by CIBIO-InBIO researcher Maria Joana Ferreira da Silva.


This project intends to develop a country-scale conservation management strategy, to protect primate species from illegal logging and bushmeat hunting in Guinea-Bissau.

 


To know more about this topic, please follow the links below:
“Project Update: Protecting the Critically Endangered western chimpanzee in Guinea-Bissau” | Born Free | 5 March, 2018

 


To know more about the project click here.

Posted in 2018-03-09