Bonobo News – February 2019

It’s a new year and time of new beginnings! The bonobos’ home country, the Democratic Republic of Congo, has elected a new president. And we are delighted to report that Albert Lokasola, one of BCI’s cherished longtime partners, has been re-elected to parliament. Albert’s leadership in the Kokolopori Bonobo Reserve and across the Djolu territory continues to inspire communities to take a stand for conservation. Congratulations, Albert! And that’s not all that’s new around here! Read on to learn about a newborn bonobo in Kokolopori, a bonobo-inspired beer in honor of World Bonobo Day, and a chance to double the impact of your donation! 2019, we know we just met you, but we’re pretty sure we like you!