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28 July 2014
  • Ian climbs Kilimanjaro for Ape Alliance

    from , 28 July 2014 (Mon)

    Africa’s highest mountain has become a beacon for climate change because the famous snows of Kilimanjaro are melting.  I’m climbing Kili@60 with a team from the PATT Foundation to raise awareness of climate change and raise funds for wildlife charities – and these two critical causes are connected. Visit Ian's Just ... read more

     Kilimanjaro, Tanzania, Africa
01 July 2014
  • Ape Alliance Summer Meeting 2014

    from  2:30pm, 1 July 2014 (Tue)

    Ape Alliance Summer Meeting 2014 Ape Alliance holds full meetings twice a year open to all members to attend in person (in London, UK) or via Skype for our international members. The meetings include discussion relevant to Ape Alliance Working Groups, the running of the Ape Alliance, news from the field ... read more

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30 April 2014
  • Wildlife as a Commodity - A Panel Discussion on Illegal Wildlife Trade

    from  6:00pm, 30 April 2014 (Wed)

    Wildlife as a Commodity - A Panel Discussion on Illegal Wildlife Trade            We have moved to a bigger venue Lecture Theatre 1 at 3-5 Woodland Road, Bristol University Arts Complex, Bristol BS8 1TB You can join in the debate on our Facebook Event You can listen to an audio recording ... read more

    categoryimage Lecture Theatre 1 at 3-5 Woodland Road, Bristol University Arts Complex, Bristol BS8 1TB
03 February 2014
  • Lessons from Mountain Gorillas - Ian Redmond OBE

    from  1:00pm, 3 February 2014 (Mon)

    On Monday the 3rd of Feb Ape Alliance and Biosoc will be hosting a talk from Ian Redmond OBE Conservation Biologist from 1-2 in Lecture Theatre B37- Biological Sciences! The talk is ‘Lessons from Mountain Gorillas.’ A review of the history of mountain gorilla research and conservation, and what lessons it ... read more

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27 September 2013
  • Hope 4 Apes at the Savoy

    from  7:00pm, 27 September 2013 (Fri)

    Standard Tickets £150 VIP Tickets £300 All Tickets Now Sold OutThe Hope 4 Apes Team are looking forward to meeting all those joining us for this very special night! Proceeds from this once in a lifetime event will help raise funds for pedal-power cinemas and education projects in ape range states ... read more

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21 September 2013
  • The Great Gorilla Run

    from 10:30am, 21 September 2013 (Sat)

    On Saturday 21st of September 2013 100's of people, all dressed as gorillas, will run, jog or walk 7km though the City of London in the 10th annual Great Gorilla Run to help save a species on the edge of extinction. The runners play a crucial role in helping to save ... read more

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07 July 2013
  • Hangout for Orangutans Event

    from  6:00pm, 7 July 2013 (Sun)

    Nibbles and a welcome drink will be followed by presentations from Michelle Desilets, Executive Director of Orangutan Land Trust, Leif Cocks, Director of the Orangutan Project, and Garry Sundin from Orangutan Odysseys. Raffle and live auction to follow.   Join us, learn more and show your support for saving the magnificent orangutan species. Tickets: £12 Adults £10 ... read more

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07 June 2013
  • A UNIQUE AUDIENCE WITH Conservationist Arfiana Khairunnisa

    from  7:30pm, 7 June 2013 (Fri)

    This inspiring presentation will take place on the 07 June 2013 and focus on the conservation of our endangered Orangutans of Borneo and Indonesia. Our speakers will be, Arfiana Khairunnisa, visiting conservationist from The Centre for Orangutan Protection (COP) Indonesia and Dr Nigel Hicks, OAUK’sveterinary surgeon, who will talk about ... read more

     Preston Cross Hotel, Rectory Lane, Bookham, Leatherhead, Surrey, KT23 4DY
  • An Audience with COP

    from  7:30pm, 7 June 2013 (Fri)

    Please join us for an inspiring presentation by visiting conservationist, Arfiana Khairunnisa, from The Centre for Orangutan Protection (COP), Indonesia and Dr Nigel Hicks, OAUK’s veterinary surgeon who will talk about their amazing work with the endangered Orangutans. COP work tirelessly to rescue injured and captive orangutans throughout southern Borneo and ... read more

      Preston Cross Hotel, Rectory Lane, Bookham, Leatherhead, Surrey, KT23 4DY
05 May 2013
  • Bristol University Ape Alliance Volunteers Run 4 Apes

    from 10:00am, 5 May 2013 (Sun)

    Ape Alliance Volunteers are running the Bristol 10K dressed as apes and bananas raising money for the Hope 4 Apes School Tour Show your support, come and cheer them on Sunday 5th May in Bristol check our the course map here and pledge your support at visit https://www.justgiving.com/ApeAllianceVolunteers2013/   The Ape Alliance Volunteer 10K Team ... read more

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02 May 2013
  • Shopping For The Planet - How Consumer Decisions Can Save The World

    from  5:30pm, 2 May 2013 (Thu)

    A Panel Discussion with: Ian Redmond OBE, Conservation Biologist Stephen Williams MP Bristol West Matthew Sexton, Director of Corporate Social Responsbility at Kingfisher Plc, Parent Company of B&Q Jenny Foster, Bristol and Southwest Fairtrade Co-ordinator Increasingly, people are trying to make ethical choices but sometimes it can be difficult to find the information to inform ... read more

    categoryimage Bristol University Arts Complex, 3-5 Woodland Road, Clifton, Bristol, BS8 1TB Lecture Theatre 3
08 September 2012
  • Stroud Festival of Nature

    from , 8 September 2012 (Sat)

    Update: Ape Alliance will NO LONGER be attending Stroud Festival of Nature; due to unforseen illness. We continue to support this amazing event. Stroud Festival of Nature | 8-10 September 2012 We have been proudly helping out with this prestigious event for the past two years and are looking forward to being ... read more

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28 August 2012
  • IZE Conference 2012

    from , 28 August 2012 (Tue)

    We hope you can join us in Chester for our 21st biennial conference. This is the first time IZE has been in the UK since 1984 and we are determined to make it the best conference ever! We’ll be at the Chester Racecourse for most of the conference and right next ... read more

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04 June 2012
  • The 1st International Gibbon Husbandry Conference

    from , 4 June 2012 (Mon)

    "The Great Lesser Ape" Hosted by The Natural Science Center of Greensboro, North Carolina (United States). The conference will focus on captive gibbon husbandry and management practices, but will also encompass topics within gibbon conservation and biology. Paper/Presentation/Poster abstract submission deadline is January 1st, 2012. Workshop sessions may be held in place of ... read more

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20 May 2012
  • Racing 4 Apes

    from , 20 May 2012 (Sun)

    On 20th May 2012, a group of volunteers will be running the Bristol 10K dressed as Gorillas! This annual event will be run by 15,000 runners, mostly for charities. Our runners will be racing for Ape Alliance and the projects that Ape Alliance support, which will be announced soon. All ... read more

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02 May 2012
  • Abseiling 4 Apes

    from , 2 May 2012 (Wed)

    Ever fancied throwing yourself over a cliff dressed as a gorilla? Thanks to volunteers at Bristol University, some of whom are in the climbing club, this fun-fund-raiser was a great success (and the cakes and cookies were GREAT too). Led by the student Volunteer Coordinator Tom Mansfield, who is also part ... read more

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26 April 2012
  • International Day of Action

    from , 26 April 2012 (Thu)

    calling on Indonesian President SBY to: ENFORCE THE LAW SAVE THE SUMATRAN ORANGUTANS PROTECT THE TRIPA PEAT FORESTS   ACTIONS SPEAK LOUDER THAN WORDS   Thursday 26th April – Location: Worldwide more information available: http://endoftheicons.wordpress.com/    Take a photo with you and your friends in front of your local landmark holding a sign with a message to Indonesian President SBY calling on him ... read more

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13 April 2012
  • IPPL Conference

    from , 13 April 2012 (Fri)

    The IPPL Conference will be held between 13-15 April, click here for their website. Speakers will include: Sirajul Hossain; Bangladesh, talking about the hoolock gibbons and monkeys of Bangladesh. Sirajul is a prominent wildlife photographer and was recently in the Sunderbans, the home of the famous man-eating tigers and lots of monkeys.Noga ... read more

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18 March 2012
  • Screening 4 Apes

    from , 18 March 2012 (Sun)

    It is far more than a chimpanzee movie. Ape Alliance and Roots & Shoots Bristol present a Great Apes Film Initiative Pedal Power Film Screening of an exciting documentary film about the life of Dr. Jane Goodall, DBE. It will be introduced by Madelaine Westwood, the Director of GAFI, and there ... read more

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01 March 2012
  • Dr Anna Nekaris and the Jungle Gremlins of Java

    from , 1 March 2012 (Thu)

    Join us at Bristol Zoo Gardens for this great fundraising evening. Dr Anna Nekaris will talk about her recent film, Jungle Gremlins of Java followed by a drinks reception at the zoo. Profits for this evening will go to Slow Loris conservation and Bristol Zoo's conservation projects. The evening will last around 3 ... read more

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01 December 2011
  • Annual Symposium 4th Annual Symposium and PSGB Winter Meeting – 1 December 2011

    from , 1 December 2011 (Thu)

    4th Annual Symposium and PSGB Winter Meeting – 1 December 2011 "Gardeners of the Forest"   Primate Ecology and Forest Conservation - Online registration   The Bristol Conservation and Science Foundation has selected Primate Ecology and Forest Conservation as the topic for this year’s symposium, which will be held jointly with the Primate Society of Great Britain (PSGB).  In particular, ... read more

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14 November 2011
  • Stand-up for orangutans - join us for OrangAid 2011!

    from , 14 November 2011 (Mon)

    On Monday 14th November, comedy fans will be able to join SOS for a fantastic evening of stand-up. Held at the Manchester Comedy Store, this will be our fifth OrangAid to date. As always, the show boasts an impressive line-up. Confirmed acts include Chris Ramsey, a 2011 Fosters Edinburgh Comedy Award ... read more

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26 October 2011
  • Earth's Green Heart Film Screening

    from , 26 October 2011 (Wed)

    26th October, 7pm: World premiere of Voices from Earth's Green Heart A new film from Steve Taylor including the best interviews with forest dwelling people, filmed during the making of the Earth's Green Heart trilogy Introduced by Ian Redmond OBE with an opportuniy for questions and discussion with Steve Taylor after the ... read more

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22 October 2011
  • Protest against subsidies (ROCs) for biofuel and biomass power stations

    from , 22 October 2011 (Sat)

    Where: outside DECC – Department of Energy & Climate Change, 3 Whitehall Place, SW1A 2AW. Nearest tube stations, Embankment & Charing Cross. When: Saturday 22nd October, 12.00 noon Bring a friend, your banners and placards to the Department of Environment & Climate Change on the 22nd.   For more details see www.biofuelwatch.org.uk/2011/london-22nd-october-protest-against-biofuels-fuelling-climate-meltdown/  Background: The public meeting ... read more

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20 October 2011
  • Images from Earth's Green Heart

    from , 20 October 2011 (Thu)

    Earth's Green Heart Photographic Exhibition, Lansdown Hall & Gallery (formerly 'The Space'), Stroud, GL5 1BN from the 20th Oct - 26th Oct. A photographic exhibition on the people and wildlife of tropical forests and the impact of deforestation, by Steve O. Taylor. 26th October, 7pm: World premiere of Voices from Earth's Green ... read more

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07 October 2011
  • Autumn Charity Dinner, Leigh Court, Bristol

    from , 7 October 2011 (Fri)

    Autumn Charity dinner, Leigh Court, Bristol7th October, 2011 We are pleased to announce that our special guest is Miranda Krestovnikoff, BBC wildlife presenter of Coast and the One Show. The theme is 'Out of Africa', based on Sydney Pollack's movie set in 1920s-1930s Africa, and entertainment includes Charleston dancers 'The Flaming ... read more

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04 October 2011
  • Public meeting: The real cost of subsidies (ROCs) for biofuel and biomass electricity

    from , 4 October 2011 (Tue)

    When: Tuesday, 4th October 2011, 6.30-9.30pm   Where: Lumen URC Hall, 88 Tavistock Place, London WC1H 9RS (close to St Pancras Station)   – Free public event, no pre-booking required -   Speakers: + Elias Mtinda, Food Rights Coordinator for ActionAid Tanzania:Impacts of biofuels, including jatropha on communities and food sovereignty in Tanzania + Emilia Hanna, Biofuelwatch: Renewable ... read more

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09 September 2011
  • Gorillas in the Mist – the true story

    from 12:00am, 9 September 2011 (Fri)

    'Gorillas in the Mist' – the true story An illustrated talk by Ian Redmond, UN Gorilla Ambassador and Chairman of the Ape AllianceFriday 9th September 7:30pm – 10pm Stratford Park Leisure Centre, StroudDownload the event flier here: stroud-talk-09-09-2011.pdfTickets are available online from: www.4apes.com/shop/events/gorillas-in-the-mist-the-true-story.html, or can be purchased at the RSPCA ... read more

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03 September 2011
  • Concert4Conservation

    from 12:00am, 3 September 2011 (Sat)

    Concert4Conservation Who: Stornoway, The Dreaming Spires, and The Epstein When: Saturday 3rd September, 7pmWhere: The Regal, Oxford Stornoway, The Dreaming Spires and The Epstein are playing a fundraising gig in support of the Sumatran Orangutan Society (SOS), the Earth Trust and the RSPB.  Brian Briggs, Stornoway's lead singer said: "I've been passionate about wildlife ... read more

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16 July 2011
  • Ape Alliance and GAFI at Bristol Zoo's Big Village Fete

    from 12:00am, 16 July 2011 (Sat)

    Ape Alliance and the Great Apes Film Initiative have stands at this family fun event at Bristol Zoo all day on Saturday 15th JulyYou can have a go pedalling GAFI's pedal power cinema and there's a pedal powered scalextric track for children to jump on a bike and power ... read more

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18 June 2011
  • Festival of Nature

    from 12:00am, 18 June 2011 (Sat)

    Activities: The ampitheatre and @-Bristol's Millennium Square will be packed with organisations running fun and interactive activities and workshops.Talks, screenings and entertainment: Over the weekend we will be hosting an exciting programme of talks, screenings and scheduled events.Green Forum: Anchor Square will host the ever popular Green Forum tent, where ... read more

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  • World Environment Day (WED) Legacy Gorilla Diaries

    from 12:00am, 18 June 2011 (Sat)

    Last year, the eyes of the world were on Rwanda as it hosted World Environment Day (WED). As part of the event, the WED Global Community was given three wild baby gorillas to name.In Rwandan culture, giving names to human babies, in a ceremonial style, is a long standing tradition. ... read more

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16 June 2011
  • Exploring & Protecting West Africa's Biodiversity

    from 12:00am, 16 June 2011 (Thu)

    Thursday, 16 June 2011THE FOURTH GASHAKA FIELD DAY"Exploring & Protecting West Africa's Biodiversity"This symposium brings together anetwork of researchers, students and conservationists who work in our around Nigeria's Gashaka-Gumti National Park, or whose work is related to GPP activities.The event will take place in the Department of Life Sciences, Roehampton ... read more

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09 April 2011
27 October 2010
  • Lecture Tour ‘How to Save the Orangutan’

    from 12:00am, 27 October 2010 (Wed)

    This year, the Orangutan Foundation celebrates its twentieth anniversary. To mark the occasion, Ashley Leiman OBE, Director and Founder of the Orangutan Foundation, will be giving a series of lectures around the country entitled ‘How to save the orangutan’. The lecture will show a stunning array of images from Borneo ... read more

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22 October 2010
  • Make a film that makes a difference - Conservation Filmmaking Course

    from 12:00am, 22 October 2010 (Fri)

    There are many conservation and environmental issues that could be impacted if only the people involved were informed or educated about the causes and solutions that could make a difference.Films and the Media are one of the most powerful communication tools we have, we just need to make the right ... read more

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06 October 2010
  • 2010 Association of Primate Veterinarians Workshop

    from 12:00am, 6 October 2010 (Wed)

    2010 Association of Primate Veterinarians WorkshopOctober 6, 2010 - October 9, 2010Location: Emory Conference Center Hotel/Emory Inn, Atlanta, GAE-mail: info@primatevets.orgWeb site: http://www.primatevets.org read more

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  • Lecture Tour ‘How to Save the Orangutan’

    from 12:00am, 6 October 2010 (Wed)

    This year, the Orangutan Foundation celebrates its twentieth anniversary. To mark the occasion, Ashley Leiman OBE, Director and Founder of the Orangutan Foundation, will be giving a series of lectures around the country entitled ‘How to save the orangutan’. The lecture will show a stunning array of images from Borneo ... read more

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12 September 2010
  • International Primatological Society XXIII Congress

    from 12:00am, 12 September 2010 (Sun)

    International Primatological Society XXIII Congress.September 12, 2010 - September 18, 2010Location: Kyoto University, Kyoto, JapanSponsor: International Primatological SocietyRegistration Fee: 25,000 JP yen (about USD 200)Abstract Deadline: October 15, 2009Name: Juichi YamagiwaDepartment: Chair of the Organizing CommitteeE-mail: ips2010@or.knt.co.jpWeb site: http://www.ips2010.jp/ read more

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05 September 2010
  • Mountain Gorilla

    from 12:00am, 5 September 2010 (Sun)

    Third in a 3-part series on Mountain Gorillas, on BBC2, Sundays at 8pm. read more

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02 September 2010
  • Lecture Tour ‘How to Save the Orangutan’

    from 12:00am, 2 September 2010 (Thu)

    This year, the Orangutan Foundation celebrates its twentieth anniversary. To mark the occasion, Ashley Leiman OBE, Director and Founder of the Orangutan Foundation, will be giving a series of lectures around the country entitled ‘How to save the orangutan’. The lecture will show a stunning array of images from Borneo ... read more

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01 September 2010
  • Compassionate Conservation: Animal Welfare in Conservation Practice

    from 12:00am, 1 September 2010 (Wed)

    Lady Margaret Hall, University of Oxford - 1st - 3rd September 2010The Wildlife Conservation Research Unit (WildCRU) and the Born Free Foundation are delighted to announce an International Symposium on animal welfare in conservation practice, to be held at Oxford. The Symposium will bring together scientists and practitioners from a ... read more

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29 August 2010
  • Moutain Gorilla

    from 12:00am, 29 August 2010 (Sun)

    Second in a 3-part series on Mountain Gorillas, on BBC2, Sundays at 8pm. read more

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22 August 2010
  • Mountain Gorilla

    from 12:00am, 22 August 2010 (Sun)

    A 3-part series on Mountain Gorillas, on BBC2, Sundays at 8pm.The first episode of a three-part series on the world's last mountain gorillas. The largest gorilla family in the world is starting the perilous journey down to feed on the fresh shoots of bamboo. They run the risk of being ... read more

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16 August 2010
  • From Cage to Clinic: Primate Research for Regenerative Medicine (Symposium)

    from 12:00am, 16 August 2010 (Mon)

    From Cage to Clinic: Primate Research for Regenerative Medicine (Symposium)August 16, 2010 - August 18, 2010Location: Kunming, Yunnan, ChinaTo foster an exchange of ideas among international specialists from multiple disciplines working with primate biology, animal models, animal welfare and regenerative medicine.E-mail: symposium@kbimed.comWeb site: http://kbimed.com/html/events/2009/1228/17.html read more

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25 July 2010
  • 47th Annual Meeting of The Animal Behavior Society

    from 12:00am, 25 July 2010 (Sun)

    47th Annual Meeting Of The Animal Behavior SocietyJuly 25, 2010 - July 29, 2010Location: Williamsburg, VAName: John Swaddle (jpswad@wm.edu) and Dan Cristol (dacris@wm.edu)E-mail: jpswad@wm.eduWeb site: http://animalbehaviorsociety.org/absmeetings/47th-animal-behavior-meeting read more

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15 July 2010
  • Man of the Forest: Orangutan and the Future of Humanity

    from 12:00am, 15 July 2010 (Thu)

    Bali - Indonesia,15 - 16 July 2010Hosted by:The Directorate General of Forest Protection and Nature Conservation(PHKA),Ministry of ForestryIndonesian Orangutan Forum (FORINA)In order to support the effectiveness and the success ofThe Indonesian Ministry of Forestry hopes that the InternationalWorkshop on Orangutan Conservation will draw together not onlyorangutan scientific experts, local and ... read more

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14 July 2010
  • Award-winning Indonesian choir supports orangutan conservation

    from 12:00am, 14 July 2010 (Wed)

    Award-winning Indonesian choirsupports orangutan conservationWednesday 14 July, 7pm – 11pmThe world-acclaimed Parahyangan Choir aids orangutan conservation by singing at a celebration of Indonesian food, music, dance, nature and scenery.Tickets are £20 (£10, students) including refreshments.To book, email info@orangutan.org.uk or call 020 7724 2912Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, London WC1R ... read more

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16 June 2010
  • American Society of Primatologists Meeting

    from 12:00am, 16 June 2010 (Wed)

    American Society Of Primatologists MeetingDates: June 16, 2010 - June 19, 2010Sponsor: American Society of PrimatologistsLocation: Louisville, KentuckyWeb Site: http://www.asp.org/meetings/index.html read more

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12 June 2010
05 June 2010
09 May 2010
  • Animal Transport Association (AATA) Annual Conference

    from 12:00am, 9 May 2010 (Sun)

    Animal Transport Association (Aata) Annual ConferenceDates: May 9, 2010 -May 12, 2010Sponsor: Animal Transport AssociationLocation: Marriott Harbor Beach Resort and Spa, Fort Lauderdale, FloridaWeb Site: http://www.aata-animaltransport.org/conference.htmE-mail:matt.block@wwprimates.com read more

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23 April 2010
19 April 2010
  • World People's Conference on Climate Change and the Rights of Mother Earth

    from 12:00am, 19 April 2010 (Mon)

    World People's Conference on Climate Change and the Rights of Mother EarthCochabamba, Bolivia, April 19 to 22, 2010To participate in the World People's Conference on Climate Change and the Rights of Mother Earth you can register HERE - http://pwccc.wordpress.com/. Registration has no cost.It may take a day or two to ... read more

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15 April 2010
14 April 2010
13 April 2010
  • 4th International Primate Genomics Conference

    from 12:00am, 13 April 2010 (Tue)

    April 13, 2010 - April 16, 2010Location: Seattle, WASponsor: Washington National Primate Research CenterFocus: The 2010 conference will feature continued advances in the field and will include discussions on genomic and proteomic resourcedevelopment, advances in computational biology and bioinformatics, developments in comparative genomics and evolutionary biology, and the useof systems ... read more

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19 October 2009
13 October 2009
  • GAFI Pedal-power evening

    from 12:00am, 13 October 2009 (Tue)

    Tuesday 13th October at 6.30pm GAFI will be holding a pedal powered screening event at at Oxford Museum. Further details can be found by visiting www.gafi4apes.org  read more

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08 October 2009
  • Bushmeat Workshop DRC

    from 12:00am, 8 October 2009 (Thu)

    Kinshasa, 8 October 2009-Some 50 participants from across the DemocraticRepublic of Congo (DRC) met in Kinshasa this September to formulate anational action plan to address the issue of trade in wild meat,popularly termed "bushmeat".The workshop, organized by ICCN (the Institut Congolais pour laConservation de la Nature) under the patronage of ... read more

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07 October 2009
  • Research Colloquium at Bristol Zoo

    from 12:00am, 7 October 2009 (Wed)

    The next Research Colloquium at Bristol Zoo will take place on Wednesday, 7th October, at 5.30 pm. The colloquia are held every month at Bristol Zoo’s Conservation Education Centre and are open to all interested people. The Conservation Education Centre is accessible via its entrance on Guthrie Road (see attached map) from ... read more

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26 September 2009
  • Great Gorilla Run

    from 12:00am, 26 September 2009 (Sat)

    This is not your average FUN RUN... it's the GREAT GORILLA RUN!The most bizarre sight you may see this year is up to a thousand people all dressed as gorillas running around the streets of London to raise money for conservation projects in gorilla habitat in Africa.DATE: SATURDAY 26 SEPTEMBER ... read more

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06 September 2009
  • Bristol Half Marathon

    from 12:00am, 6 September 2009 (Sun)

    Showing your support of the Year of the Gorilla, why not put your running shoes on and take part in the Bristol Half Marathon? Bristol Zoo are raising funds for the critically endangered gorilla. For further information, contact Lizy Jones (ljones@bristolzoo.org.uk) read more

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05 September 2009
  • TOTALLY WILD CHALLENGE

    from 12:00am, 5 September 2009 (Sat)

    Join The Aspinall Foundation again this year for the fantastic totally wild challenge charity fundraising event for endangered species; a 10K run and bike rides with perfectly flat routes on Romney Marsh, fully marshalled with drinks on the course.The event starts and finishes inside Port Lympne Wild Animal Park, Nr ... read more

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02 September 2009
  • "Welfare atrocities: keeping conditions of captive primates in Indonesia"

    from 12:00am, 2 September 2009 (Wed)

    The next Research Colloquium at Bristol Zoo will take place on Wednesday, 2nd September, at 5.30 pm. The colloquia are held every month at Bristol Zoo’s Conservation Education Centre and are open to all interested people. The Conservation Education Centre is accessible via its entrance on Guthrie Road from 5.15 ... read more

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04 August 2009
  • GAFI's Pedal Powered Cinema Screenings

    from 12:00am, 4 August 2009 (Tue)

    Following on from 2 successful events in Bristol and Stroud at the end of last year, GAFI, Ape Alliance AA and Bicycology (http://www.bicycology.org.uk/) are holding 2 more pedal powered cinema events in Kent and and Bristol Zoo in aid of GAFI. Money donated at GAFI's events in Kent and Bristol Zoo goes straight back into ... read more

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18 July 2009
  • Boogie for Brizzle

    from 12:00am, 18 July 2009 (Sat)

    Celebrating the Year of the Gorilla, Bristol Zoo are hosting Boogie for Brizzle, proven to be a highly popular, fun-filled event.Fabulous live music, stunning street theatre, mind-blowing dance, jaw-dropping circus and plenty of activities for the children.Visit www.bristolzoo.org.uk for further information or contact Lizy Jones (ljones@bristolzoo.org.uk) read more

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24 June 2009
  • Dr Jane Goodall's Keynote Address

    from 12:00am, 24 June 2009 (Wed)

    Dr Jane Goodall will be providing a keynote address to mark the 100th International Rotary Convention. Dr. Goodall will speak about her work in Gombe Stream National Park in Tanzania where nearly 50 years ago, she began studying our closest relative – the chimpanzee.  This work continues today and Dr. Goodall ... read more

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16 June 2009
  • ZSL AGM

    from 12:00am, 16 June 2009 (Tue)

    Time: 3:45 pm - 5:30 pmThe Annual General Meeting of the Zoological Society of London is a chance for the ZSL Council to speak to Fellows about the year at ZSL, present the Society's financial statements and raise any other matters pertaining to the running of the Society.In accordance with ... read more

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01 June 2009
  • OrangAid is back - tickets on sale now!

    from 12:00am, 1 June 2009 (Mon)

    OrangAid is back - tickets on sale now!After the massive success of last year's event, OrangAid is back, and yet again is guaranteed to be a fantastic night! The show will be headlined once again by Bill Bailey, with hilarious new material and some old favourites. Supporting him will be ... read more

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31 May 2009
  • Ape & Cake Event

    from 12:00am, 31 May 2009 (Sun)

    Bristol zoo are hosting an "Ape & Cake" event to celebrate both the Year of the Gorilla and the 26th birthday of Jock, the silverback gorilla.Visit www.bristolzoo.org.uk for further information or contact Lizy Jones (ljones@bristolzoo.org.uk) read more

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24 April 2009
  • Dr Birute Galdikas lecture: California

    from 12:00am, 24 April 2009 (Fri)

    2009 Earth Day CelebrationDr. Birute Mary Galdikas "Going Green by Saving Orangutans and the Tropical Forest"Citrus College1000 West Foothill Blvd.Glendora, CA 91741Friday April 24, 2009Campus CenterEarth Day Assembly: 8:30am - 1:00pmDr. Birute Mary Galdikas speech: 12:00pm(Donations to OFI accepted) read more

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16 April 2009
  • PSGB Spring Meeting 2009

    from 12:00am, 16 April 2009 (Thu)

    Thursday and Friday 16 & 17 April 2009Wollstonecroft Lecture Theatre Bournemouth HouseBournemouth University Landsdowne Campus19 Christchurch RoadBournemouthBH1 3LHThe 2009 PSGB spring meeting will be held on 16 & 17th April 2009 at Bournemouth University.The theme will be "Form and Function" in which we will explore the link between morphology, behaviour ... read more

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08 April 2009
  • 2009 Dates for Tours of Gorilla Haven

    from 12:00am, 8 April 2009 (Wed)

    Gorilla Haven (Morganton, USA) has not been designed to be open to the public but owners, Steuart and Jane Dewar, have offered to provide a rare, personal tour.This is to raise funds for the project, as well as offer a unique opportunity to our neighbours and friends.A walking tour will ... read more

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  • Primate-Felid Interactions Workshop 2009, Oxford, UK

    from 12:00am, 8 April 2009 (Wed)

    Primate-Felid Interactions Workshop 2009Wednesday 8th and Thursday 9th April 2009WildCRU, Tubney HouseFelids and primates interact significantly as predators and prey within communities, but they also share a number of parallel features - both taxa have intricate behavioural ecology, complex societies, find themselves in conflict with people, face escalating conservation challenges ... read more

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31 March 2009
  • Baltimore, USA: Reason for Hope with Dr. Jane Goodall

    from 12:00am, 31 March 2009 (Tue)

    Location:The Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony HallDetails:1212 Cathedral StreetBaltimore, MD 212018 pmDr. Goodall will speak about her work in Gombe Stream National Park in Tanzania where nearly 50 years ago, she began studying our closest relative – the chimpanzee.  This work continues today and Dr. Goodall will talk about the programs that have ... read more

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30 March 2009
  • "Pongo in Peril" - Dr Birute Galdikas lecture

    from 12:00am, 30 March 2009 (Mon)

    "Pongo in Peril: Saving the Orangutans and Rain Forest of Indonesia"New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, New MexicoMonday, March 30th, at 4PM, in Hardman Hall Room 106.Public is invited (but donations are requested to OFI.)  read more

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  • Philadelphia, USA: Reason for Hope with Dr. Jane Goodall

    from 12:00am, 30 March 2009 (Mon)

    Location:The Kimmel CenterDetails:300 S Broad StPhiladelphia, PA 191028 pmDr. Goodall will speak about her work in Gombe Stream National Park in Tanzania where nearly 50 years ago, she began studying our closest relative – the chimpanzee.  This work continues today and Dr. Goodall will talk about the programs that have evolved ... read more

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27 September 2008
  • The Great Gorilla Run 27th September 2008

    from 12:00am, 27 September 2008 (Sat)

    Since the first race in 2003, thousands of people have donned their gorilla suits and walked, run or jogged the 7km City of London route that takes in sights such as Tower Bridge and The Tate Modern. If you like a challenge and agree that gorillas are amazing creatures, this ... read more

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23 September 2008
  • Orangutan Photographic Tour, Borneo

    from 12:00am, 23 September 2008 (Tue)

    Tuesday 23rd September to Friday 3rd October, 2008Glide down gorgous rivers and visit orangutan feeding sites and the famous Camp Leakey research centre with photographer Ian Wood and Ashley Leiman (OBE), director of the UK Orangutan Foundation.This trip is aimed at anyone that would like to develop their photography skills ... read more

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09 September 2008
  • The Gorilla King

    from 12:00am, 9 September 2008 (Tue)

    The Gorilla King An evening of Entertainment with The Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund International. Friday, September 12th 2008. 6.30pm to 10.30pm. At the British Academy of Film and Television Arts. 195 Picadilly, London W1J 9LN, UK Please RSVP by September 1st, 2008 to invite@gorillafund.org Silver Tickets: £35.00                                Gold Tickets ... read more

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06 July 2008
  • Gorilla abseil - London 6 July

    from 12:00am, 6 July 2008 (Sun)

    Register for this abseiloutely brilliant event for just £50 - this includes a gorilla suit and administrative costs. We ask all entrants to raise a minimum of £150, which will be money invested in the future of the gorillas, through our 25 projects in Central Africa. There are limited places ... read more

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02 July 2008
  • Orangutan Foundation Members' and Supporters' Evening at Asia House, London

    from 12:00am, 2 July 2008 (Wed)

    Wednesday 2nd July 2008, 6pm to 9:30pmhttp://www.orangutan.org.uk/index.php?option=com_content&task=blogcategory&id=46&Itemid=117 A wine and canape reception will be held at Asia House in London for members and supporters to give you the opportunity to mingle with Orangutan Foundation staff and the chance to win fabulous prizes in our raffle. Ashley Leiman OBE, Director and ... read more

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04 June 2008
  • Survival of the Great Apes, Bristol Festival of Nature

    from , 4 June 2008 (Wed)

    Free Talk and Discussion at 4pm in the Talks Tent at the Bristol Festval of Nature.The survival of the great apes depends on the preservation of their tropical forest habitat. In turn, these forests play an important role in maintaining climatic stability. So the value that we, as a society, place ... read more

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20 May 2008
  • Lecture by Dr Jane Goodall - Edinburgh University

    from 12:00am, 20 May 2008 (Tue)

    Dr Goodall will be giving a talk entitled ‘Gombe and Beyond' at the George Square Lecture Theatre, Edinburgh University on Tuesday 20 May 2008.Tickets are £15. To book please go to www.hubtickets.co.uk or phone 0131 473 2000.The talk starts at 7pm (doors open at 6.30pm) and is followed by a ... read more

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19 May 2008
12 May 2008
  • OrangAid Comedy Night in aid of SOS - London 12th May 2008

    from 12:00am, 12 May 2008 (Mon)

    Bill Bailey will once again be headlining our annual stand-up comedy benefit night to raise funds for the Sumatran Orangutan Society's conservation projects. Also featuring Marcus Brigstocke, Kevin Eldon, Shappi Khorsandi, and more acts to be announced.The event will take place at the Lyceum Theatre, London, on Monday 12th may ... read more

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08 April 2008
  • 8th Apr 08 ZSL Discussion Meeting Biodiversity and Oil Palm

    from 12:00am, 8 April 2008 (Tue)

    http://www.zsl.org/zsl-london-zoo/whats-on/discussion-meeting-oil-palm,233,EV.html  Dates: 8 Apr 2008 10% of supermarket goods already contain palm oil; however, the growth of the oil palm industry may be harming our tropical rainforests and their abundant wildlife. Conservationists and industry representatives will discuss the issues surrounding our increased demand for oil palm at this meeting. © ... read more

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22 September 2007
  • The Great Gorilla Run

    from 12:00am, 22 September 2007 (Sat)

    Since the first race in 2003, thousands of people have donned their gorilla suits and walked, run or jogged the 7km City of London route that takes in sights such as Tower Bridge and The Tate Modern. If you like a challenge and agree that gorillas are amazing creatures, this ... read more

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27 June 2007
  • An Evening with Saving Planet Earth and BOS UK

    from 12:00am, 27 June 2007 (Wed)

    Wednesday 27th June 2007 from 18:30 onwards at ‘Tiger - Tiger' 29 The Haymarket, London Hosted by Nick Nowels Presenter of BBC's Saving Planet Earth Special Guests: Steve Leonard Presenter of BBC's Orangutan Diary Lone Droscher-Nielsen Manager of NBOS Nyaru Menteng Orangutan Rescue CentreA private pre-screening of BBC's Saving Planet ... read more

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31 May 2007
  • Professor Richard Leakey GRASP lecture at the RGS

    from 12:00am, 31 May 2007 (Thu)

    "Climate change and the future of Great Apes. Can anything be done?"31st May 2007. As one of the foremost authorities on wildlife and nature conservation and former Director of the Kenya Wildlife Service, Professor Richard Leakey will continue in his endeavour to educate about the dangers of environmental degradation. Professor ... read more

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14 May 2007
  • OrangAid comedy night in aid of SOS, London

    from 12:00am, 14 May 2007 (Mon)

    The UK's best cult comedians are coming together for one night only in a fundraising stand-up comedy night, ‘OrangAid', to celebrate the Sumatran Orangutan Society's 10th anniversary. The night will be headlined by Bill Bailey, famous for BBC 2's ‘Never Mind the Buzzcocks' and Channel 4's ‘Wild thing I Love ... read more

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27 March 2007
  • Exhibition and sale of gorilla-themed African wildlife artwo

    from 12:00am, 27 March 2007 (Tue)

    8th March - 27th March - Location: No 8 Community Arts Centre, 8 High Street, Pershore, Worcestershire, WR10 1BG The Gorilla Organization's locally based South Midlands Supporters Group is holding an exhibition and sale of gorilla-themed, African wildlife artworks, including originals, prints and photographs. This exhibition will include works by ... read more

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27 September 2000
  • 2001 - An Ape Odyssey

    from 12:00am, 27 September 2000 (Wed)

    A joint campaign to launch a campaign to save the apes.The Ape Event Hosted by Sir David Attenborough on Wednesday 27 September 2000 at Westminster Central Hall was an amazing evening. The hall was packed, and all the speakers were brilliant.The dawn of the new millennium does not bode well ... read more

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