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Master’s and Postgraduate Degree in Primatology, 8th Edition

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We are very happy to offer you again the Master in Primatology of the Fundació Universitat de Girona and Fundació MONA.

➕  The only postgraduate and master’s degree in the field of primatology in Spain!

➕  Our teaching team is made up of national and international experts specialised in each area.

➕  Personalised monitoring and tutoring by the coordination and management team.

➕  Teaching by VIDEOCONFERENCE (language: Spanish)

➕  INTERNSHIPS and real RESEARCH work at Fundació MONA and a network of 50 collaborating centres in the 4 continents with primates in the wild, sanctuaries, zoos and other research centres and collaborating universities.

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UK, first country to ban pet monkeys

The many organizations that have been working for years for the protection and conservation of primates have been calling for clear laws and the enforcement of those that already exist. The new action plan for animal welfare, among other things, prohibits the possession of primates by private individuals in Great Britain, creates a precedent and it is indeed great news.

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Course: “Primatology: past, present and future”

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We have organized new courses for 2021!

Next spring training in primatology from MONA. Don’t miss this learning opportunity from a primate sanctuary.

More information: cursos@fundacionmona.org

 


Primate caregiver course

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NO MORE PLACES AVAILABLE FOR THIS COURSE
All the places for this course are sold out. But good news: we will do it again soon. Write to us at cursos@fundacionmona.org and we will let you know when we have new places available.

We have organized a new course for 2021!

Next spring training in primatology from MONA. Don’t miss this learning opportunity from a primate sanctuary.

More information: cursos@fundacionmona.org

 


Course: The study of primates in tropical rainforests

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We have organized new courses for 2021!

Next spring training in primatology from MONA. Don’t miss this learning opportunity from a primate sanctuary.

More information: cursos@fundacionmona.org

 


Young European volunteers clean up our territory

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Making the most of their days off to visit places in the Girona area, and at the same time ending up with three or four 30-litre bags full of plastic, cans, cigarette butts and all kinds of rubbish collected during the day. This is what the young team of the European Solidarity Corps, volunteers of the MONA Foundation, have been doing over the last few months.

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Vivotecnia rescue update

Foto credit: Cruelty Free International/ Carlota Saorsa

In recent days, cases of mistreatment in Vivotecnia (Tres Cantos, Madrid) have come to light thanks to images made public by the NGO Cruelty Free International.

Monkeys, mice, dogs, pigs, cats, rats, rabbits… all victims of the worst cruelty and cruelty by laboratory workers, far from any legality.

Thanks to the pressure and effort of many organizations and individuals, the Community of Madrid suspended the research activity and it seemed that in a few hours all the animals would be removed from this living hell. But now it seems that the process has been paralyzed, awaiting a judicial process.

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Dra. Jane Goodall on MONA’s 20th aniversary

20 years ago we started rescuing primates at Fundación MONA.
And our dear and much admired Dr Jane Goodall sends us her message of affection and congratulations.
Many thanks to the friends of the Jane Goodall Institute Spain and to Jane for her always inspiring words.


Primates Nº41

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Here’s MONA’s supporters newsletter Primates #41


Fly high Toni

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2020 is hitting us hard. Less than three months ago we announced Charly’s death, and today we have to say goodbye to our beloved Toni.

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