With unprecedented access and filmed over 30 years, this groundbreaking series uncovers Dr Jane Goodall's extraordinary journey to create the largest chimpanzee sanctuary in Africa, Tchimpounga, and follows the rehabilitation of a cast of orphaned chimpanzees from recovery, to eventually living in a wild environment with their new found family.

From malnutrition and tetanus to disease and paralysis, the sanctuary's director Dr Rebeca Atencia and her team are challenged daily on a whole range of issues.

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Premiere Date: Oct/25/2021


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Jane Goodall's Chimp Sanctuary season 1 episode 4

Season 1, Episode 4: Episode 4

Dr Rebeca Atencia sets out to rescue an illegally kept pet mandrill, but encounters resistance from angry villagers....

Air Date: Oct 28, 2021

Jane Goodall's Chimp Sanctuary season 1 episode 5

Season 1, Episode 5: Episode 5

Everybody is delighted when Wounda the chimp gives birth to a healthy male they name Hope....

Air Date: Oct 29, 2021

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