The Changing Role of Primates in Human Culture Working Group

Human-primate interactions depend on social and cultural, as well as economic factors and can vary from a primate being worshiped as a deity in one place and the same species persecuted and killed in another.

Recent Activities

We produced Best Practice guidelines for Responsible Images of Non-Human Primates – available in 23 languages.

We published a follow up article about the above one year on from their publication – available here

Working Group Members

Dr Liana Chua

Dr Amani Kitegile

Dr Laëtitia Maréchal

Dr Michelle Rodrigues

Professor Jo Setchell

Professor Anindya “Rana” Sinha

Dr Sian Waters (Vice chair)