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Bournemouth Day honouring Dr Jane Goodall DBE

On Sunday 22nd May Bournemouth resident Dr Jane Goodall DBE, Founder of the Jane Goodall Institute and UN Messenger of Peace, celebrated her life and work at Bournemouth University. Young people involved in conservation projects thanks to Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots programme, showcased their work in her honour. Artists exhibited unique pieces inspired by Jane’s […]

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Jennifer Bresler brings the work of her childhood mentor, Dr. Jane Goodall, to some very enthusiastic Greenwich school kids To find out more please click here Join the Club

Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots celebrates 20th Anniversary!

Warm greetings and best wishes in 2011. This year on February 19 2011, we are celebrating the 20th anniversary of Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots. 2011 marks an inspiring milestone for Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots, the Jane Goodall Institute’s global environmental and humanitarian youth program. Twenty years ago, Dr. Jane Goodall and a group […]

Kids & Animals – Free Online Book!

Here is a message from Marc Bekoff, a former Professor of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at the University of Colorado, Boulder, and co-founder with Jane Goodall of Ethologists for the Ethical Treatment of Animals: “Hello! It is a great pleasure to provide the link to a new online book, Kids & Animals: Drawings From the […]

JGI R&S Press Release: 1000 Schools

Dr Jane Goodall DBE today celebrated the 1000th UK school (Cranmer Primary School from Surrey) to join Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots Education Programme. Executive Director Tara Golshan said, ‘I am delighted that nearly a million children are now engaged with Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots programme which encourages children to implement practical positive change […]

The Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots Awards 2010

As part of Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots programme, schools from across the UK were invited to Regent’s Park, London last week to take part in a prestigious Awards ceremony in the presence of Dr Jane Goodall. The event took place at the Zoological Society of London’s headquarters – a charity devoted to the worldwide […]

Congratulations, Jo Peace!

Congratulations to Jo Peace for running the Brooks Brighton 10K Run on Sunday 21st November! It’s still not too late to join Jo in supporting Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots – donations can be made through Virgin Money Giving. “Hi, I’m Jo Peace. I’m raising funds for Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots program, by taking […]

Congratulations, Tara!

One of our own Roots & Shoots Directors, Tara Golshan (Executive Director, Education), has been nominated for an Award – so it is not just the schools! Congratulations, Tara!

Fundraising News! – A message from Jo Peace

Here is a message from one of our supporters, Jo Peace, who will be running this month to raise money for Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots: “Hi, I’m Jo Peace. I’m raising funds for Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots program, by taking part in the Brooks Brighton 10K run on November 21st. The Jane Goodall’s […]