'Gorilla moms': The women rescuing Congo's endangered primates

NGOs are working with local women and rape survivors in the DRC to conserve habitat for bonobos, gorillas and chimpanzees, and care for orphaned babies

The Guardian

Last updated on 14 June 2017

Type: 
Media Watch
Country: 
Democratic Republic of the Congo (Kinshasa)
Region: 
Africa
Threats: 
Habitat loss and degradation
Species: 
Gorilla beringei graueri
Species group: 
Terrestrial mammals