Jane Goodall

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Dr. Jane Goodall first arrived in what is today Tanzania’s Gombe National Park more than 50 years ago. The chimpanzee behavioral research she pioneered there continues to this day and is the longest-running study of great apes in the wild. Dr. Goodall’s many groundbreaking findings – that chimpanzees make and use tools, have long-lasting family bonds, eat meat, and wage war – redefined the relationship between humans and animals.

"My Friends, The Wild Chimpanzees" with Dr. Jane Goodall

Feb 20 2013

Dr. Jane Goodall, DBE, founder of the Jane Goodall Institute and UN Messenger of Peace, will give a public lecture about her time in the wild at the National Geographic Store in London by live, interactive stream with a Q&A session to follow. As part of National Geographic’s wider Cultural Calendar series (launching 1 March 2013), National Geographic Store London will stream Dr. Goodall's talk from inside its Madrid store. World-renowned primatologist and conservationist Dr.

Be Sure to Check Out Jane on eTown!

Jane received the listener-nominated Lifetime E-Chievement Award in recognition of her amazing accomplishments over the course of her life and career.

Be Sure to Check Out Jane on eTown!

Jane was a featured guest on an edition of eTown, a nationally-syndicated radio show heard weekly on more than 300 public, community and commercial stations across North America and via podcast.  Jane is receiving the listener-nominated Lifetime E-Chievement Award in recognition of her amazing accomplishments over the course of her life and career. Founders Nick Forster, of the legendary bluegrass band Hot Rize fame, and his wife, singer/actress Helen Forster, host the show.  For more information and to find out how to tune in, visit www.etown.org.

 

Nairobi, Kenya: Reason For Hope - A Jane Goodall Presentation

Jan 26 2013

FREE ADMISSION - PLEASE CONTACT GRASP FOR MORE INFORMATION AND TICKETS

3 p.m.

 

A Message from Jane on African Lions

While back in England after the Tournament of Roses festivities, Jane sent the following message to share far and wide:

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Jane: A Snapshot

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