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Jade’s Trip to Nepal

At the Jane Goodall Global Youth Summit, in April 2008, I met Manoj Gautam and Raajan Subedi, who are two of the Roots & Shoots members from Nepal. Manoj and I became close friends very quickly and he soon asked me to come and visit them in Nepal to help with their conservation and community […]

Roots & Shoots form a partnership with Red Balloon to help the James Bulger House Appeal in Liverpool

Roots & Shoots have recently formed a partnership with the charity Red Balloon. JGI are encouraging Roots & Shoots groups in Liverpool and across the UK to help raise money for the Red Balloon appeal as part of their human community projects. The first Red Balloon Learner Centre was set up in a private home […]

Jane Goodall’s Global Youth Summit

One hundred youth from six continents and 28 countries were brought together by world-renowned primatologist Jane Goodall, PhD, DBE, to attend Jane Goodall’s Global Youth Summit. The first annual event, which took place at Walt Disney World Resort® from April 19-25, mobilized the young leaders to address the critical issues facing the planet. At the […]

Roots and Shoots Year Planner

January: Get your teacher to register themselves on the website at: https://www.rootsnshoots.org.uk/sign-me-up.php. February: Decide on your activities – People, Animals, Environment. One of your projects must be ongoing. Teachers who have registered can get activity ideas by downloading resources from the web site (you will need a user name and password, so if you haven’t […]

Newsletter – Spring 2008

Dear Roots & Shoots Members, Welcome to 2008. I hope that your New Year has got off to a great start. Although many see January and February as dreary months, the best part of it is that the longest night has passed. In a few weeks time the first signs of Spring will start to […]

2008 Jane Goodall Youth Leadership Award

Do you know of an outstanding young person who has demonstrated skillful leadership in making a difference for people, animals and the environment? If so, send us your nomination for the 2008 Jane Goodall Youth Leadership Award! The Jane Goodall Global Leadership Awards honor organizations and individuals who share Dr. Jane’s values, vision and commitment […]