Loving the forest! Eco-guard Feza and Ashley Judd Meet Yangtze. Bekako bonobos are named for rivers Enjoying a snack before her trip to the sanctuary BCI partner Heritier Mpo with rescued bonobo

Bonobo Conservation Initiative

Org #1002
Vetted since 2008 Top Ranked
1998
year founded
$62,947
raised on GlobalGiving
9
years fundraising
0
projects funded

Mission

Our Mission is to protect bonobos (Pan paniscus), preserve their tropical rainforest habitat, and empower local communities in the Congo Basin. By working with local Congolese people through cooperative conservation and community development programs, and by shaping national and international policy, the Bonobo Conservation Initiative (BCI) is establishing new protected areas and leading efforts to safeguard bonobos wherever they are found. The Bonobo Peace Forest (BPF) is the guiding vision of BCI: a connected network of community-based reserves and conservation concessions, supported by sustainable development. The Peace Forest provides protection for bonobos and other species in the Congo... read more

Project Leaders
Sally Coxe
Sally Coxe
Jennifer Moustgaard
Jennifer Moustgaard
Jessie Jory
Jessie Jory
Rebecca Bossen
Rebecca Bossen
Team
Sally J Coxe, Michael J Hurley
Organization Information
http://www.bonobo.org
Facebook Page
Twitter Profile
2701 Connecticut Ave., NW
Ste 702
Washington, DC 20008
United States
202-332-1014

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 5867133878
Organization Information
http://www.bonobo.org
Facebook Page
Twitter Profile
2701 Connecticut Ave., NW
Ste 702
Washington, DC 20008
United States
202-332-1014

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 5867133878

Project Reports

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Jul 17, 2018
Kokolopori Expedition!
The BCI team has just returned from an exciting visit to the Kokolopori Bonobo Reserve! BCI president, Sally Jewell Coxe, and our field team were accompanied by some special guests—including...
Apr 16, 2018
Orphan Bonobo Rescue
We are pleased to report that we have successfully rescued another orphan bonobo! Orphans are an all-too-common side effect of the bushmeat trade, and few survive without their mothers. Thanks to...
Jan 16, 2018
New Year, New Decade of Making a Difference
2018 marks an important year for us at the Bonobo Conservation initiative. Not only will we be celebrating 20 years of protecting bonobos and empowering their human neighbors in the Democratic...
 
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