Webinar: How to Cover Great Apes

Event Date: 
March 2, 2023

In 2023, Mongabay is continuing its popular, live webinar series for journalists. Mongabay has hosted 8 live discussions on our YouTube channel with experts, journalists and activists on how to cover big environmental topics in the news, like wildlife trafficking, carbon markets, oceans & fisheries, and others.

These webinars provide reporters resources, tips and ideas for their work, as well as information for anyone interested in learning more about these topics.
Are you looking for expert opinions on the issues facing mountain gorillas? Are you interested in learning how to better cover critically endangered orangutans? Or story ideas and advice to sharpen your reporting? On March 2nd, please join us for our next installment in this free webinar series: How to Cover Great Apes.
This event will feature the following expert panelists:

  • Dr. Gladys Kalema-Zikusoka, founder and CEO of Conservation Through Public Health (CTPH)
  • Linush Unah, journalist, UC Berkeley
  • Dr. Erik Meijaard, conservation scientist and adjunct professor at the University of Queensland

Together, these panelists will share their expertise and advice for reporters covering great apes.
Date: Thursday, March. 2 at 11 a.m. EST / 8 a.m PST / 4 p.m. GMT / 7 p.m. EAT
Duration: Approximately 75 minutes.
Location: Live on Mongabay’s YouTube Channel.
Register here.

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