Who is GAFI?

The Great Apes Film Initiative, (GAFI) is a Non profit organisation created by Madelaine Westwood in collaboration with  The Great Apes Survival Partnership (GRASP), Nutshell Productions and Filmmakers For Conservation.  Using the great apes as flagship species, GAFI endeavours to facilitate communities to discover practical and sustainable solutions to the major threats facing their local biodiversity.


This expansive organisation is a creative and dedicated collaboration of passionate conservationists, all highly trained and experienced with a diverse range of skills including: conservation biology, wildlife film-making, international strategic planning and primatology, education, statistical analysis, multi-media communication, internet technology and web design.

The Team:

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Get Involved:

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