Chimpanzees

Group Dynamics at Gombe

Chimpanzees live in a fission-fusion society whereby members of a community can freely join or leave a group at any time. Food normally dictates whether individuals join or avoid a group. When availability of food is low, chimpanzees, especially females with their dependents, tend to avoid groups.

JGI Celebrates 35th Anniversary!

On Saturday, February 25, 2012, the Jane Goodall Institute (JGI) turned 35!

Disneynature Chimpanzee Movie screening - Washington, DC

The Jane Goodall Institute, in collaboration with Disneynature, is excited to invite members and their families to an exclusive screening of Disneynature's newest True-Life Adventure, "Chimpanzee."

As a member of the Institute, you are among a privileged group that will be able to see the film prior to its theatrical release on April 20, 2012.

Disneynature Chimpanzee Movie screening - New York

The Jane Goodall Institute, in collaboration with Disneynature, is excited to invite members and their families to an exclusive screening of Disneynature's newest True-Life Adventure, "Chimpanzee."

Disneynature Chimpanzee Movie screening - Seattle

The Jane Goodall Institute, in collaboration with Disneynature, is excited to invite members and their families to an exclusive screening of Disneynature's newest True-Life Adventure, "Chimpanzee."

Disneynature Chimpanzee Movie Screening - San Francisco

The Jane Goodall Institute, in collaboration with Disneynature, is excited to invite members and their families to an exclusive screening of Disneynature's newest True-Life Adventure, "Chimpanzee."

Romance at Gombe

Romance at Gombe

Just in time for Valentine’s Day, JGI’s Deus Mjungu reports on the Gombe chimpanzees’ latest romantic escapades.

Great Wildlife in Our Own Backyards

Interested in meeting JGI's Bill Wallauer and learning more about rare birds?  Travel with the Jane Goodall Institute, Bill Wallauer and acclaimed natural history writer Scott Weidensaull to witness the largest concentration of sandhilll cranes!  This extraordinary adventure in Kearney, Nebraska, takes place

Staff Spotlight: Debby Cox

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This is the story of Mugu Moja, a young juvenile chimpanzee.