Concerned with the commercial exploitation of primates and/or their body parts. The extent of the illegal primate trade is hard to quantify, but it has serious ramifications for primate conservation & welfare.
2022 – We were instrumental in writing IPS policy Harvesting of Wild Primates for Biomedical Research
Members are currently writing an information sheet for western audiences on why primates make bad pets.
Working Group Members:
Mr Tanvir Ahmed
Dr Felicity Oram