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Last days of the collaboration with Dani Muñoz

2021-03-17T08:10:52+01:00Thursday, 4 March, 2021|

Lwiro Primates are currently awaiting the arrival of another orphan infant chimpanzee. We hope everything goes well and that the infant arrives as calm and healthy as possible.There are only a few days left of our partnership with Dani Muñoz and his handmade signs. In order to make them he reuses pallets and personalises them with [...]

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Handmade figures in DR Congo

2021-02-21T10:15:09+01:00Sunday, 21 February, 2021|

Here at SOS Primates we have many figurines handmade in the Democratic Republic of the Congo by a group of disabled women at the Heri Kwetu Centre. They make them from African fabrics and they represent the Congolese woman, carrying her baby on her back while working. There are also figurines of many beautiful animals [...]

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Don’t miss the point with Anna Sevilla’s bookmarks

2021-02-21T10:36:45+01:00Sunday, 21 February, 2021|

SOS Primates doesn't have a physical centre where you can visit primates and adopt them. To see chimpanzees and other monkeys you would have to travel to Lwiro Primates in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. That's why it's a lot harder to raise money for the centre, which means we're constantly having to reinvent [...]

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Silvia Nieto, graphic designer and collaborator

2021-02-21T09:55:14+01:00Sunday, 21 February, 2021|

The people who make running SOS Primates possible have in common a love for nature and primates, a desire to help and unshakeable altruism. Our colleague Silvia Nieto is an example of how you can help not only financially but also by offering your experience, knowledge or artistic abilities. Silvia is an illustrator and graphic [...]

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A month of our partnership with Dani Muñoz

2021-02-13T17:32:45+01:00Saturday, 6 February, 2021|

It’s now been a month since we began our partnership with Dani Muñoz and his handmade animal signs. Dani reuses pallets and personalises them with the silhouette of your favourite primate (or other animal) so you can display it in your house, following the aesthetic of the Australian posters warning of passing animalsYou can check out [...]

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Charity merchandise

2021-02-13T17:33:24+01:00Saturday, 6 February, 2021|

At SOS Primates we have many figurines handmade in the Democratic Republic of the Congo by a group of disabled women at the Heri Kwetu Centre. They make them out of African fabric and they represent the Congolese woman carrying her baby and working. There are also beautiful animal figurines (giraffes, elephants, gorillas, chimpanzees, snakes, [...]

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Arrives to Lwiro the first orphan cimpanzee of 2021

2021-02-05T20:41:24+01:00Sunday, 31 January, 2021|

The destruction of nature is never-ending. In the last few days the first chimpanzee of 2021, an infant female named Bwafasende, arrived with infected wounds around her waist where she had been tied up by poachers. You can watch the veterinary examination and the removal of this rope in this video. As you [...]

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