The Mefou National Park is a unique wildlife haven and one of the most visited touristic attractions located around Yaoundé city. Gorillas, chimps, and monkeys are found in the park, together with several bird and trees species.
The goals of Ape Action Africa are to address the immediate threats faced by gorillas and chimpanzees in Africa and to work with communities to develop long-term solutions to ensure their survival in the wild.
Ape, To provide a sanctuary for individual, endangered primates orphaned by the illegal bushmeat and pet trades.
Action, To actively rescue orphaned primates, providing rehabilitation and long-term care in a protected environment.
Africa, To work closely with the Cameroonian people to protect their natural heritage through education and social support.