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News from the Schools

News and views from the schools taking part in Roots & Shoots: Mission Possible

JGI celebrates the Roots & Shoots Peace Day with Charlie Dimmock in Brockenhurst, New Forest

Children in Brockenhurst joined thousands of young people around the world who are heeding Dr. Jane Goodall’s call to express their desire for peace in ceremonies that include the flight of Peace Dove puppets. The children, in a joint initiative with the New Forest Carbon Footprint project, took part in both making and displaying Peace […]

World renowned scientist Dr Jane Goodall celebrates a week of Roots & Shoots

In the presence of Dr Jane Goodall herself, St Michael’s primary school undertook a whole week of Roots & Shoots activities in Bournemouth. They are the first school in the UK to devote a full week of lessons and timetable to the Jane Goodall Institute Roots & Shoots education programme joining a network of thousands […]

Dr Jane encourages scouts worldwide to make a difference for the planet at the 21st World Scout Jamboree

In July this year Dr Jane was the guest of honour at the international World Scout Jamboree in Hylands Park, Chelmsford. As part of this special occasion JGI UK delivered a number of Roots & Shoots educational workshops in the global development village. Dr Jane spoke to over 2,000 young scouts from around the world […]