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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 …

Veganuary hints and tips

Posted on January 19th, 2019 by Aoife Glass

Veganuary is an annual event that encourages people to try veganism for the whole month of January, hence the name!…

Roots & Shoots partners again with Grow Wild!!

Posted on January 14th, 2019 by Chief Agent Marcheva

Transform your school with free wildflower seeds
Bring the benefits of wildflowers to your school
 

The Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots programme is supporting Grow Wild to get people growing wildflowers together – and your school is invited to be part of this huge campaign!

Grow Wild is giving …

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….

Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots Newsletter Winter 2018

Posted on December 7th, 2018 by Chief Agent Marcheva

Dear Members,

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

We lead such hectic lives these days that we often miss the things that …

WORLD FAMOUS CONSERVATIONIST INSPIRES ACS COBHAM STUDENTS

Posted on December 6th, 2018 by Chief Agent Marcheva

Students from ACS Cobham International School, aged six to 18, enjoyed a visit from Dr. Jane Goodall, one of the world’s most famous conservationists and scientists.

Internationally recognised for her environmental work and continued research into wild chimpanzees, Jane Goodall, …

Get your Rhino Christmas cards now and help Roots & Shoots too!

Posted on November 19th, 2018 by Chief Agent Marcheva

Diana Littlejohns, creator of Doodles with my Daughter:
“Only very few rhinos survive outside national parks and reserves today as a result of relentless poaching and habitat loss. A sub-species of Asian rhino, Javan, became extinct in Vietnam in 2011 and in Africa, the northern white rhino and western black …

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 …

Our Photograph Winner Ella McIvor enjoys her NG Prize!

Posted on November 19th, 2018 by Chief Agent Marcheva

“As the winner of the Roots & Shoots Most Outstanding Photograph competition I was lucky to be invited to visit the London HQ of National Geographic Kids Magazine to look behind the scenes of the making of the magazines and the photos behind the stories. I learned about …

Inspirational Youth: Dara McAnulty, Shimna Integrated College

Posted on November 19th, 2018 by Chief Agent Marcheva

Dara McAnulty is a 14-year-old naturalist, conservationist and activist living in Northern Ireland. He is the author of youngfermanaghnaturalist.com and the recipient of the BBC Springwatch ‘Unsprung Hero’, Birdwatch Magazine ‘Local Hero’ and the Animal Hero ‘Young Animal Hero’ awards. He is writing his first book ‘The Diary of a …

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