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One of our largest projects at the moment is the construction of new outdoor enclosures, including high electric fences and various respective buildings to accommodate more chimpanzees.
Our school has been extensively renovated! With the expansion of the school and the employment of new teachers, we will be able to ensure that all children of Chimfunshi will have the opportunity to be taught.
Recent studies prove: cooperation is not solely a human phenomenon, chimpanzees prefer to work together rather than compete. Scientists at the Emory University in Atlanta have carried out tests with 11 chimpanzees: they had the choice to get fruit either through cooperation or through competitive …
Terrifying: The habitats of chimpanzees, gorillas and bonobos in Africa are shrinking, in the order of four football fields per day at that! This means, in the last 20 years great apes have lost more than 200,000 square kilometers of habitat. The greatest losses are …