Jane Goodall

Dr. Goodall Promotes Global Education in Taiwan

During a recent stop in Taiwan, Dr. Goodall read to a young girl named Nadine. As she tours the world, Dr. Goodall constantly encourages young people to take action to improve this planet we call home. The Jane Goodall Institute (JGI) knows this cannot happen without education based on the Institute's experience working with the world's children, particularly young women in Africa. In Tanzania, for example, JGI actively promotes girls' education because it has found that improving literacy rates among women improves the well-being of the communities in which they live. 

London, UK: Making a Difference: An Evening with Dr. Jane Goodall

Dec 3 2012

Time:  Lecture begins at 7:15 p.m. Doors open at 6:30 p.m.

Location: The Royal Institution, 21 Albemarle Street, London W1S 4BS

On December 3, 2012, Dr. Goodall will give a keynote speech at The Royal Institution.

In her speech, Making a Difference, Dr. Goodall, will bring her audience into the world of the Gombe chimpanzees―from her early observations and experiences to the latest news and stories from the field.

Sustainable Peace for a Sustainable Future: UN International Day of Peace

Each year, as a United Nations Messenger of Peace, Dr. Goodall participates in the UN's observance of the International Day of Peace including a ceremonial ringing of the UN's Peace Bell and Student Conference. This year's theme, Sustainable Peace for a Sustainable Future was very fitting for Dr.

Atlanta, GA: Distinguished Speaker Series Presents “An Afternoon with Dr. Jane Goodall” at Georgia State University

Oct 8 2012

Dr. Jane Goodall, DBE, founder of the Jane Goodall Institute and UN Messenger of Peace, will bring her audience into the world of the chimpanzees and share information about the work of the Institute, a global leader in innovative conservation, environmental and humanitarian programs. She will also discuss the current threats facing the planet and her reasons for hope in these complex times.

Dr. Jane Goodall Interview with Chris Morrow on CNN iReport

Dr. Jane Goodall Visits the United Nations for International Day of Peace

Sep 21 2012

Date: September 21, 2012
 

On September 21, between 9:00 a.m. and 12:00 p.m., Dr. Jane Goodall will visit the United Nations to commemorate the UN International Day of Peace.
 

New York, NY: Dr. Goodall Visits the National September 11 Memorial to Observe the Annual UN International Day of Peace

Sep 21 2012

Enter for check-in at 3:30 p.m. Event begins at 4:00 p.m.

On September 21, 2012, Dr. Jane Goodall, founder of the Jane Goodall Institute and UN Messenger of Peace, will officiate a reflective ceremony at the National September 11 Memorial in recognition of her 10th year as a United Nations Messenger of Peace and her work to grow the Institute’s global environmental and humanitarian youth program, Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots.

Jane's Message for UN International Day of Peace 2012

This is a video message from Dr. Jane Goodall, DBE, founder of the Jane Goodall Institute and UN Messenger of  Peace on the 2012 UN International Day of Peace and their theme for this year, "Sustainable Peace for a Sustainable Future."

2012 marks the 10th anniversary of Dr. Goodall's appointment as a UN Messenger of Peace. To learn more about Dr. Goodall's history as a Messenger of Peace visit: http://www.janegoodall.org/un-messenger-peace

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