A Bandit with a Happy Ending

In January 2017, the Marat Karpeka Lemur Foundation was made aware that a female raccoon had no suitable living conditions in Cyprus. Her temporary home for over 10 month was kindly offered by Sharon from PET STOP Boarding Kennels and Cattery, Aradippou village, Larnaka. In October 2017, together with some animal groups and volunteers in

The story of one of our donor

The Marat Karpeka Lemur Foundation is fortunate to have a supporter who wanted to share her journey with our readers. We hope that this can brighten your day and inspire you. I’m Katerina. I’m originally from Poland. I was a staff member of the Polish Embassy for 10 years and now have transitioned to work

BLUE-EYED BLACK LEMUR

Originally, the blue-eyed black lemur was the subspecies of the black lemur (Eulemur macaco) but has now been separated to its own species (Eulemur flavirons) due to genetic difference between the species. They are also known as the Sclater’s Black Lemur or Sclater’s Lemur. The blue-eyed black lemur is classisfied as critically endangered (IUCN redlist

Rapid Conservation Action to Protect the Blue eyed Black Lemur and its habitat inside the Sahamalaza Iles Radama National Park

On August 4 – 6, 2017 the Association Européenne pour l'Étude et la Conservation des Lémuriens (AEECL) worked with the villagers to clear a firebreak covering 7 kilometers with the use of spades and machetes in the Ankarafa Forest. This firebreak will help prevent spread of any fires, should they happen in the area. There

World Lemur Festival 2016

This year MK Lemur foundation was happy to support The World Lemur Festival on Madagascar again. The festival’s long term goal is to take the celebration to the international stage, to see its activities written in the UNESCO calendar and in the worldwide calendar as a “World Lemur Day”. This year the carnival brought together

World Lemur Festival 2015

World Lemur Festival 2015 has been held on October in Antananarivo with the help of Marat Karpeka Lemur Foundation. Key objective of the festival was to educate children about the importance of lemurs for Malagasy nation and bring their attention to the fact that most of lemur species are facing extinction. Young people from different