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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 International Peace Day – September 2018

Posted on September 24th, 2018 by Chief Agent Marcheva

Every year on September 21st, Roots & Shoots groups from around the world gather together to 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 …

Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots International Peace Day 2018 – hosted by the town of Andover

Posted on September 14th, 2018 by Chief Agent Marcheva

Every year on September 21st, Roots & Shoots groups from around the world gather together to 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 …

What is El Niño?

Posted on September 14th, 2018 by Aoife Glass

It’s one of the biggest global climate events that can affect weather patterns everywhere, and it’s coming soon. El Niño, a meteorological event that’s natural and historically happens every few years, has a 70% chance of happening before the end of the year, according to the World Meteorlogical Office.
What is …

Animal Hero Awards! September 6th 2018

Posted on September 10th, 2018 by Chief Agent Marcheva

The Animal Hero Awards 2018 was an awards evening like no other!

Attended by some of the biggest names in showbiz and animal conservation, many of them brought their pet as their plus one!

Hosted by the engaging and enigmatic Amanda Holden, the event was full of excitement, celebration and inspiration.

The evening …

The racing ship charting ocean microplastic

Posted on September 7th, 2018 by Aoife Glass

With awareness of plastic in our oceans rising, more and more people are working to discover exactly how much is polluting our seas and where it’s located. One unusual but brilliant way to do this AND raise awareness of the problem is the racing yacht Turn the Tide on Plastic …

Eco-friendly back to school ideas

Posted on September 1st, 2018 by Aoife Glass

It’s nearly time to head back to school, and there’s lots to be excited about! New projects, new opportunities to make a difference, more chances to learn about our wonderful world! It’s also a good time for a fresh start, and it’s possible to make even going back to school …

Joshua Railer and his love for nature and animals!

Posted on August 2nd, 2018 by Chief Agent Marcheva

My name is Joshua Railer and I am 12 years old. Since I was a toddler I have always been interested in nature and wildlife of all shapes and sizes.

I first became truly interested in wildlife after watching Sir David Attenborough, I was inspired by his documentaries and started to draw …

Win a Family holiday in Borneo

Posted on July 5th, 2018 by Chief Agent Marcheva

We are delighted to share a wonderful opportunity with you.

Our partners at National Geographic Kids Magazine are encouraging you to get creative and win some amazing prizes!

Ready to win a trip of a lifetime?

Well, if you love taking photos, this is the competition for you!

It’s time to get snappy……

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