News

JAYBEE ARRIVES AT FLORIDA?S SANCTUARY - July 8, 2008

After years of terror, abuse, misfortune and destruction of his body, but not of his spirity, the chimpanzee Jaybee has arrived at his new home in Florida, together with 9 of his best friends. Jaybee is the symbol of humankind insanity against his non-human brothers. But his resistance and his decision of being alive and strong […]

Read more

IN FRONT A VICTORY IN SPAIN - June 26, 2008

Our Honour President from GAP Project, the philosopher Peter Singer congratulate everybody involved in the victory in Spain, specially GAP Projects executives and members, and the policital parties that introduced the proposal in the Parlament, and get approval United Left Front and Green Party from Catalunya.

Read more

SELL OF PAINTINGS BY CHIMPANZEES - June 26, 2008

SAVE THE CHIMPS SANCTUARY SELL OF PAINTINGS BY CHIMPANZEES The Art Fair known as ArtBeat is celebrated in Somerville, Massachusetts, United States, on July 18th and 19th. During the event, artists and public get together on Davis Square, where they can listening to music, dance and buy handmade products. This year, Save the Chimps Sanctuary […]

Read more

IN FRONT A VICTORY IN SPAIN - June 26, 2008

THE PETER SINGER MESSAGE ωCongratulations everyone in Spain who has worked so hard on this. Thatωs wonderful and very exciting news!ω Our Honour President from GAP Project, the philosopher Peter Singer congratulate everybody involved in the victory in Spain, specially GAP Projects executives and members, and the policital parties that introduced the proposal in the […]

Read more

DANNY WALLACE IN BBC: CHIMPS ARE PEOPLE TOO - June 25, 2008

Danny Wallace is a TV program presenter at BBC. His film CHIMPS ARE PEOPLE TOO takes you all over the world – from Africa to United States – to show that chimpanzees are people, like us, too. He concludes that everyone accepts the fact that chimpanzees have 99,4% of our DNA, are closer to us than gorillas, […]

Read more

VICTORY IN SPAIN - June 25, 2008

SPANISH PARLIAMENT SUPPORTS GAP PROJECT AND ITS OBJECTIVESA few hours ago the Spanish Parliament submitted to discussion and approved a resolution by the Izquerda Unida Paliament Comission and Catalunya Party which requests that the Government recoganizes, within four months, GAP Project  (PGS, in Spain) and its objectives as principals of the Spanish Government and does […]

Read more

GAP PROJECT AT INTERNET - June 24, 2008

GAP PROJECT AT INTERNET  Watch the video filmed by Andre Vasco at GAPωs sanctuary in Sorocaba, São Paulo. It was produced to attend specially young people. The link is http://www.andrevasco.com/index.phpωvideo=DQXIEF

Read more

Pioneer surgery gives back vision to blind chimp - April 1, 2008

GAP Sanctuary, Brazil Last saturday, march 29th, in the Sanctuary of Great Primates in Sorocaba, the team of the Eye Clinic of Sao Paulo, under the leadership of Prof. Dr. Walton Nose, one of the great brazilian specialist on human ophtalmology, gave back vision to Hulk’s left eye. Hulk, a 33 years old chimp, was […]

Read more

The cry of a chimpanzee - June 28, 2007

This Frans de Waal would have to include in his book and his lectures, the end of those two sensible and defenseless beings he had been bringing up in his country- Holland, in that tenebrous center of reproduction, similar to the north American one- Yerkes- where he works, a place where many chimpanzees already had […]

Read more

Frans de Waal and the Altruism - June 27, 2007

Recent experiments in the Institut of Evolutive Antropology Max Planck, in Leipzig (Germany), had demonstrated that chimpanzees help themselves when not related, when placed before a challenge (source- Reinaldo J. Lopes www.gl.com.br). In this article published in the scientific magazine – “PLOS Biology”, he was also registered the comment of the Dutch researcher Frans de […]

Read more

Two Mountain Gorillas have been killed by rebels in Congo - January 17, 2007

There are only 700 Mountain Gorillas left in the world and 380 of them are in the wild, living in the volcanic region between Congo (Zaire), Rwanda and Uganda- Central Africa. Laurent Nkuanda, a renegade soldier, along with his group of rebels operates in the region known as Virunga National Park, an ecological touristy place. […]

Read more

GAP PROJECT REORGANIZED - August 7, 2006

During a meeting held in Madrid, last 30 July, historical decisions were taken to convert the GAP Project into a more truly INTERNATIONAL movement, that would better reach the entire world and every country. The most important decisions approved by unanimous vote were: 1) The International Direction Board of GAP Project will be integrated by […]

Read more

GIL, A BRAZILIAN - June 19, 2006

The human superiority which judges itself owner of the world, has created the species segmentation and its nationality. The chimps are considered exotic beings due to their African origin. Human being ancestors are the same as those of chimps, meaning both have African origin. Therefore, human beings in Brazil could also be considered exotic since […]

Read more