West African Primate Conservation Action (WAPCA) an initiative of Heidelberg Zoo created in 2001 to promote the protection of highly threatened primates of Ghana and Cote d’Ivoire.
Who are we?
|WAPCA has four key objectives :|
|– Habitat protection and restoration through community empowerment.
– Undertake multi-disciplined research to make evident based conservation decisions
– Maintain a genetically diverse global captive population through captive breeding and exchange programme
– Inspire, educate and empower through conservation education programmes both in urban and rural environments.