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An alliance of IUCN conservationists advocating for the avoidance and minimization of negative impacts on apes and their habitat, from energy, extractive, and associated infrastructure projects.

 

Task Force Chair: Genevieve Campbell

 

Steering Committee member names are kept confidential.

https://www.arrctaskforce.org/

ARRC Task Force
 

Great Ape Action Planning

Purpose: Provides a forum to establish and revise the SGA’s approach to action planning to ensure continual improvement and use of state-of-the-art methods.

 

Working Group Chair: Jacqui Sunderland Groves

 

Members: Richard Bergl, Anna Bohm Masozera, Christina Ellis, Marc Fourrier, Melvin Gumal, Tatyana Humle, Rebecca Kormos, Annette Lanjouw, Fiona 'Boo' Maisels, Erik Meijaard, Bethan Morgan, Lilian Pintea, Andy Plumptre, Didik Prasetyo, Aldrianto Priadjati, Johannes Refisch, Arif Setiawan, Liz Williamson, Erin Wessling

 

COVID-19

Purpose: Bringing together people with expertise on great ape health to produce statements and guidance related to COVID-19.

 

Working Group Chairs: Liz Williamson and Serge Wich

 

Members: Marc Ancrenaz, Kirstin Gilardi, Lynne Gaffikin, Tom Gillespie, Tony Goldberg, David Greer, Kimberley Hockings, Tatyana Humle, Gladys Kalema Zikusoka, Nadine Lamberski, Fabian Leendertz, Liz Macfie, Fiona 'Boo' Maisels, Bethan Morgan, Megan Owen, Martha Robbins, Dominic Travis, Steve Unwin, Chris Walzer

 

Chimpanzee Culture 

Purpose: The intended purpose of the Working Group on Chimpanzee Cultures (WGCC) is to bring together expertise on chimpanzee cultural behavior and conservation science and policy to drive multidisciplinary approaches to conserve the chimpanzee.

 

Working Group Chairs: Erin Wessling and Crickette Sanz

 

Members: Ekwoge Abwe, Katarina Almeida-Warren, Mimi Arandjelovic, Rachel Ashegbofe Ikemeh, Christophe Boesch, Susana Carvalho, Emmanuel Danquah, Kimberley Hockings, Tatyana Humle, Ammie Kalan, Kathelijne Koops, Lydia Luncz, Protais Niyigaba, Gaku Ohaski, Robinson Orume, Alejandra Pascual-Garrido, Alex Piel, Mamadou Saliou Diallo, Serge Soiret

 

A.P.E.S. Database

Purpose: To create a Vision and Strategy for the APES database for the next 10 years and provide recommendations on how the SGA could be involved (or not) in the Arcus State of the Apes publication series moving forward.

 

Working Group Chairs: Hjalmar Kuehl and Dirck Byler

 

Members: Genevieve Campbell, Susan Cheyne, Imong Inaoyom, Paul Kouame N'Goran, Rebecca Kormos, Hjalmar Kuehl, Annette Lanjouw, Fiona 'Boo" Maisels, Isabel Ordaz Nemeth, Lilian Pintea, Andrew Plumptre, Johannes Refisch, G. Tenekwetche Sop, Ciara Stafford, Jacqueline Sunderland-Groves, Serge Wich, Liz Williamson