Updates from Roots & Shoots projects around the world

Join us for SKYPE In the Classroom for a live chat with Dr. Jane!

Posted on April 1st, 2019 by Chief Agent Marcheva

Hello Roots & Shoots Friends!

We’re excited to partner with @SkypeClassroom for TWO FREE LIVE broadcasts with our …

Celebrate Dr Jane’s landmark 85th Birthday and help us continue her legacy!

Posted on March 30th, 2019 by Chief Agent Marcheva

On April 3, our founder Dr. Jane Goodall will celebrate her 85th birthday!

With the special day just around the corner, Roots & Shoots around the world will be taking part in Global celebrations. It’s the perfect opportunity to recognise and reflect …

Spectacular achievements showcased in the awards this year!

Posted on January 26th, 2019 by Chief Agent Marcheva

On the 20th January, at the luxurious Park Hyatt hotel in Abu Dhabi, UAE,  teachers and students arrived eager and excited to start preparing for their Awards displays.

Roots & Shoots and the Environment Agency- Abu Dhabi teams arrived shortly after, followed by the rest of the guests and made their …

Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots UAE Newsletter Winter 2018

Posted on December 10th, 2018 by Chief Agent Marcheva

Dear Members,

As we approach the end of another busy, but productive year, it’s always wise to take a few moments of reflection out of our demanding schedules….

Our exciting Global Windsor Castle Gathering 2018

Posted on November 19th, 2018 by Chief Agent Marcheva

During the summer holidays, the annual gathering of inspiring, young individuals from all over the world, took place at the beautiful and historic St George’s House, Windsor Castle. With representatives from 24 countries, days were spent getting to know one anther, brainstorming and collaborating.  Friendships and memories for life were …

No Waste November

Posted on November 14th, 2018 by Chief Agent Marcheva

Think of all those coffee cups, plastic straws, washing up bottles, packaging around fruit and vegetables, old clothes and unused cosmetics we throw away every day. Think of all of the energy and resources that went into making them, and the amount of waste they generate in landfill….

Roots & Shoots UAE has been nominated for the Pride of Abu Dhabi Awards! Please vote for us!

Posted on October 31st, 2018 by Chief Agent Marcheva

We are honoured and delighted to have been nominated for the Special Recognition category of the Pride of Abu Dhabi Awards!

The only real people’s choice award, The Pride of Abu Dhabi Awards is the community awards that celebrates the people and companies that make the city great.

Created by the people behind Abu Dhabi World …

A special expedition to climb Mount Kilimanjaro

Posted on October 5th, 2018 by Chief Agent Marcheva

In February 2019, our friends at The Explorer’s Passage and 2041 ClimateForce are holding a special expedition to climb Mount Kilimanjaro, Africa’s Highest Peak!

Their mission is to help with the environmental degradation in the area around Mount Kilimanjaro. A portion of the proceeds from this Expedition will …

Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots UAE Newsletter Summer 2018

Posted on July 5th, 2018 by Chief Agent Marcheva

Dear Roots & Shoots Members,

Summer is here at last.

And I am so proud of the amazing work that you continue to produce and the difference that you continue to make.

Our annual awards this year was a spectacular display of creativity, innovation and resourcefulness. All our …


Posted on July 2nd, 2018 by Chief Agent Marcheva

The Roots & Shoots education program has been existing in Slovakia for nearly two school years. This last school year 10 schools were involved in the program, within which the primary and secondary school students helped revive local communities across Slovakia. The students teams under the leadership of their teachers …

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