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APES/Umpalazi Project (Established 2008)
Animal Welfare Agency
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Phone: (+27) 072 306 5664 / (+27) 033 413 2219   E-Mail:
Greytown (Umvoti), KwaZulu-Natal 3250 SOUTH AFRICA
Affiliations: Animal Protection and Environmental Sanctuary (APES)

Mission: The aim of the APES/Umpalazi: Combined Community & Wildlife Project is to incorporate local community upliftment, including skills training, environmental education and aid work; with the rehabilitation of injured and/or orphaned wildlife for future release and monitoring and will also be a sanctuary for other displaced animals.

Principal Research Programs: The Animal Protection and Envrionmental Sanctuary (APES)/ Umpalazi is involved in the rescue and rehabilitation of South African Vervet Monkeys, both injured and orphaned; educating the local Zulu people of the importance of the environment and wildlife.

Number of Staff: 5

Last Updated: 2009-04-22

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