Updates from Roots & Shoots projects around the world

Our Executive Director, Tara Golshan impresses at the TEDx talk at Open Gate School, Prague

Posted on July 2nd, 2018 by Chief Agent Marcheva

At the TEDx event, held at the prestigious Open Gate School, Prague, themed: “If not us, who?” Tara talked about her own life story and the importance of taking positive actions towards our planet, Dr Jane, her mission and her legacy – the Roots & …

My Antarctica Expedition – Erasto Njavike from Tanzania reflects on his once in a lifetime experince

Posted on July 2nd, 2018 by Chief Agent Marcheva

Crossing The Antarctica Circle @66 ?33’52.824’S on March 3rd 2018 was a day when I set my own lifetime record. I am proud of myself and I am thankful to Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots Program, Explorer’s Passage and 2041. If there is a place …

Against all odds – Our amazing members in India dedicated to keep the streets clean!

Posted on July 2nd, 2018 by Chief Agent Marcheva

This wonderful Roots & Shoots group proves that we don’t need a lot of money in order to do good!

In Korukkupet, Chennai, children and teachers come up with all these inventive ways to raise money, to help clean up the streets and show support …

Our JGI OutreachCoordinators, Duke and Rubin inspire us with the Burundi Tree Project – making our World greener!

Posted on July 2nd, 2018 by Chief Agent Marcheva

“There is so much diversity and beauty in our world everywhere you look. And everyday, we cannot help it but think that the future generations might not have a chance to see all this, due to our choices and actions. We believe it is important to have …

Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots UAE Newsletter Winter 2017

Posted on December 19th, 2017 by Chief Agent Marcheva

Dear Roots & Shoots Members,

I can’t believe how fast this year has gone. And Iamsoproudofthe amazing work that you continue to produce for this programme, on a daily basis. The projects covered in this newsletter speak for themselves.

Two words come to mind when I think of Roots & Shoots; Celebration – of …

Dr Jane Goodall – Special interview: Roots & Shoots 2017

Posted on August 16th, 2017 by Chief Agent Marcheva

“I hate hearing that ‘We’ve borrowed the Earth from our children’; I hate it because it’s a lie. We’ve not ‘borrowed’, we have been stealing, and we’ve made so many mistakes and it’s not the young peoples’ job to put it right. We have to work with them to fix …

Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots Youth Leadership Gathering 2017, Windsor Castle, Reflections by Kate Melville-Rea, Roots & Shoots UAE representative

Posted on August 10th, 2017 by Chief Agent Marcheva

I received the privilege to stay at Windsor Castle for a week, and meet with Roots & Shoots leaders from across the world.

The week taught me three important practices that I hope to use as I tackle new projects and disputes in the future. These are: the importance of collaboration …

Roots & Shoots Around the World – Spring 2017

Posted on March 25th, 2017 by Aoife Glass

Roots & Shoots is a global organsation with hundreds of groups in dozens of countries around the world, from Australia to America, and from Taiwan to Tanzania, where the first group was set up by Dr Jane Goodall herself.

Here are a selection of projects and updates from our sister group …

Abu Dhabi Youth Accepted To Roots & Shoots US National Youth Leadership Council

Posted on January 12th, 2017 by Paul Ratcliffe

Abu Dhabi student Morgan Pitman wins a place on Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots National Youth Leadership Council in the US.

International Day of Peace 21st September 2016 – “The Sustainable Development Goals: Building Blocks of Peace.”

Posted on September 13th, 2016 by Chief Agent Marcheva

Every year on September 21st , Roots & Shoots groups from around the world celebrate Roots & Shoots Peace Day and honour the UN International Day of Peace. Dr. Jane has been a UN Messenger of Peace since 2002 and she inspires us all to live in harmony with nature and …

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