Greenmonkie Award 2015

Dedicated to help monkeys out of misery into a happier life.
Vote for your favorite Monkey-hero, support them for winning the GreenMonkie Award 2015 !!!
The winner receives a climbing session for 3 persons, a Greenmonkie-shirt, AND:
The funds which will be raised on our future Greenmonkie charity climbing-event will be donated to his/her foundation!
Last year we gathered over 2000 euro’s!
(For more info scroll down)
Here’s our 3 nominees who play a fantastic role in monkey rescues:

 

 

A : David van Gennep

David van Gennep

David van Gennep

David Gennep is Executive Director at AAP sanctuary; specialized in caring of monkeys & small mammals. They often have been severely abused or neglected and come from illegal trade, animal laboratories, circuses, illegal zoos etc. The goal is to make the animals mentally and physically healthy and reposition them with fellow monkeys in a more natural setting .

Video (in Dutch): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dPiEaxIPbr0

URL: https://www.aap.nl/nl/help-mee

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B : Femke den Haas

Femke den Haas

Femke den Haas

Quote:“One person can do many things”

Femke’s JAAN is a nonprofit organization, with the main goal to help animals in need & protect the natural environment. Jaan is well known for rescuing “dancing monkeys” which are forced to dance with masks, costumes, chains around their necks in the busy streets of Jakarta. JAAN rescues the monkeys, improve their health, introduce them to other monkeys and release them into protected nature. JAAN succeeded in convincing the local government to prohibit this cruel practice in West Java since October 2013!

URL: http://jakartaanimalaid.com/blog/?s=dancing+monkeys&x=0&y=0

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C : Jane Goodall

Jane Goodall

Jane Goodall

Quote:“Only if we understand, will we care. Only if we care, will we help. Only if we help shall all be saved.-”The greatest danger to our future is apathy.”

Info: Considered to be the world’s foremost expert on chimpanzees, Goodall is best known for her 55-year study of social and family interactions of wild chimpanzees in Tanzania. She is the founder of the Jane Goodall Institute, and she has worked extensively on conservation and animal welfare issues. She has served on the board of the Nonhuman Right Project since its founding in 1996.

Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EsUP2dftN9w

URL: http://www.janegoodall.org