Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

Liberia’s chimpanzees: what’s the future for our critically endangered closest living relatives?

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Primate Conservation Seminar Series

Who this event is for

  • Everyone


JHB 308 Kennedy, John Henry Brookes, Headington Campus, Gipsy Lane site


Ben regularly appears as a science presenter on BBC TV programmes ranging from The One Show and Springwatch to the documentary series Secrets of Bones, Attenborough and the Giant Dinosaur, The Day the Dinosaurs Died, Hyper-evolution: the Rise of Robots, and Red Ape.

Over the past decade Ben has lived and worked all over the world, mainly within great ape conservation, spending several years in central Africa developing and managing a leading chimpanzee conservation field site for the renowned chimpanzee scientist Dr Jane Goodall, where amongst other things he was responsible for habituating wild chimps.