Atlanta, GA: Distinguished Speaker Series Presents “An Afternoon with Dr. Jane Goodall” at Georgia State University
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.
New York, NY: Dr. Goodall Visits the National September 11 Memorial to Observe the Annual UN International Day of Peace
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.
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
CELEBRITY ADVOCATES, STUDENTS TO MARK INTERNATIONAL DAY OF PEACE AT UNITED NATIONS HEADQUARTERS, 21 SEPTEMBER
Join Dr. Jane Goodall as she reflects on the extraordinary changes the world has seen since she first began her groundbreaking chimpanzee behavioral study in 1960. Her work at what is today Tanzania’s Gombe National Park became the foundation of future primatological research and redefined the relationship between humans and animals.