Suzie is a female chimpanzee born in the mid-1970s, most likely in the wild. She spent her early years in Belgium, where she was used in the circus and in TV commercials. […]
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. […]
After decades of campaigning from animal advocates, animals will finally be formally recognized as sentient in UK law. On May 12th, the UK government launched the UK’s first-ever Action Plan for Animal Welfare. […]
MONA is one of many organizations that come together on May 3rd-9th to celebrate International Macaque Week to increase awareness about the plight of macaques all over the world and what we are doing to protect them. Of course, at MONA we specialize in caring for Barbary Macaques and I am excited to tell you all what we can all do to protect Barbary Macaques in the wild and why we think they are so special: […]
Pymatek Automation Ltd. is a company specializes in the distribution of industrial automation products commited with primates welfare and committed, too, to the welfare of people who care for them! […]
Covid-19 has greatly affected our society. Our health and that of our loved ones has been threatened.
Primates lucky to live in MONA are also threatened, because it has been proven that they can become infected. But they cannot be taken to the ICU, nor do they maintain social distance. To keep them out of harm’s way, we canceled all activities and closed access to MONA even before confinement was mandatory, because we are terrified about the consequences of the virus entering the rescue center. […]