Fossey Fund Gorilla News and Events

Read the latest news about gorillas in Africa, Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund events, and saving endangered gorillas in Rwanda and Congo.  Our staff in the field report regularly on what’s happening with the gorillas we protect, and give updates on our people programs.

Fossey Fund News
Counting the mountain gorillas: Final stage underway

2ndcensusSince mountain gorillas are critically endangered, it is important to keep track of their numbers and determine whether the population is stable. Our staff are now participating in the second phase of the current mountain gorilla census.



Teacher training enhances conservation education outreach

We’ve recently expanded our conservation education programs to include training for secondary school teachers from 15 Rwandan schools located near the forest.



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