Our main project in this term is volunteering with children. We have already delivered two sessions for Brownies raising awareness about environment and conservation. We are also making a plan of sessions that are going to be delivered next term for children from local primary school. Our first session for Brownies was a great fun. […]
Our main and most successful project is the continuous fundraising for MONA chimpanzee sanctuary and rehabilitation centre in Spain. Over the past years many of our members have been engaged in this project and together we have managed to raise a considerable amount of funds for MONA and rase awareness about the issue of exploitation […]
Our Anglia Ruskin Roots & Shoots Team cleans Cherry Hinton Brook in Cambridge twice a year working with Friends of Cherry Hinton Brook and the council who provides us with equipment. Sainsbury’s down Snakey Path also offers free refreshments, as it tends to be around their area, which is the worst. Volunteers with Roots & Shoots […]
Roots & Shoots in Cambridge run a project within Anglia Ruskin University. This year, we will fundraise for MONA. MONA is a Sanctuary in Spain which conserves primates through rehabilitation, education and preservation of their habitats. We hope to travel to MONA, Spain Summer 2012 to volunteer and work with MONA in primate conservation. Our […]
Common Fishing Policies A group of us got together to review the current Eu Common fishing policies, and how we feel that it is failing. At the time it was to be reviewed in the Eu and they were requesting people who felt concerned to write in. Aspects of the policy were divided up between […]
Soup on the run – a weekly event carried out at uni selling soup to students and staff to raise money for for charity. Guests came to talk to customers from council about recycling, from carbon foot print to calculate their foot prints, and Tara from JGI about their work to name a few. Visit […]
Anglia Ruskin’s R&S group was set up in 2005 by Esperanza, Juan and Ngaio and worked closely with the University of Cambridge group. I was attracted to Roots & Shoots in 2006 when I started university to do my degree in Animal behaviour, ecology and conservation. I was looking to increase my knowledge and experience […]
Anglia Ruskin University in Cambridge, Cambridgeshire joined Roots & Shoots: Mission Possible today. You can see where Anglia Ruskin University is on a map and read about their local environment here.