Jane Goodall

Barcelona, SPAIN: Dr. Goodall to Attend JGI Global Meeting

May 4 2012

Dr. Goodall will attend a global meeting with representatives from many of worldwide offices of the Jane Goodall Institute on May 4 in Barcelona, Spain.

AFRICA: Dr. Goodall's Summer Tour of Africa

Jul 9 2012

From early July to early August, Dr. Goodall will travel throughout East Africa visiting projects and advancing the programs of the Jane Goodall Institute on the ground. She will spend time in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, Gombe Stream National Park and the Democratic Republic of the Congo, among other stops.

  

Dr. Goodall Urges U.S. Senate to End Invasive Medical Testing

On Tuesday, May 24, 2012, Dr. Jane Goodall submitted written testimony to the U.S. Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works Subcommittee on Water and Wildlife.  The subcommittee held a hearing on several bills, including S.810, the Great Ape Protection and Cost Savings Act of 2011 which calls for ending invasive medical testing on all captive chimpanzees in the U.S.

In her testimony, Dr. Goodall urged support for ending invasive medical research on chimpanzees, as called for in the bill.

 

 

 

 

 

Happy Birthday Jane!

Yesterday, Jane spent her birthday in one of her favorite places on Earth...other than Gombe National Park that is! She watched the annual migration of the sandhill cranes in Nebraska's Plate River Valley.

Happy Birthday Jane!

Today is a special day! It's Jane Goodall's birthday.

As Jane turns 78 years young, she is spending her birthday in one of her favorite places on Earth...other than Gombe National Park that is! She's watching the annual migration of the sandhill cranes in Nebraska's Plate River Valley. Of course, Jane is never one to take a day off like the rest of us and so she is also busily finalizing her latest book while in the middle of her spring 2012 North American speaking tour.

Sudbury, Canada: Roots & Shoots Festival with Dr. Goodall

Mar 26 2012

The Jane Goodall Institute of Canada will hold its 12th annual Roots & Shoots conference on March 26, 2012 at Science North in Sudbury. The conference is open only to teachers and students, and will feature a special appearance by Dr. Goodall.

Sudbury, Canada: Jane's Journey Screening with Dr. Goodall

Mar 25 2012

The Jane Goodall Institute of Canada will present a screening of Jane’s Journey, followed by a Q&A and book signing with Dr. Goodall at Laurentian University's Fraser Auditorium in Sudbury, Canada on March 25, 2012

Location: Fraser Auditorium, Laurentian University (935 Ramsey Lake Rd, Sudbury)
Time: 

VIP reception -- 5:30- 7:00 p.m.

Screening -- 7:00-9:30 p.m. 

Toronto, Canada: Jane's Journey Screening with Dr. Goodall

Mar 22 2012

In partnership with the Bloor Hot Docs Cinema, the Jane Goodall Institute of Canada will present the inaugural Toronto screening of the acclaimed documentary Jane’s Journey, followed by an exclusive Q&A and book signing with Dr. Goodall.

Location:  Bloor Cinema (506 Bloor St W, Toronto, Canada)
Time:

VIP reception -- 5:30 - 7:00 p.m.

Screening -- 7:00-9:30 p.m. 

Ottawa, Canada: Jane's Journey Screening with Dr. Goodall

Mar 21 2012

The Jane Goodall Institute of Canada and the Canadian Federation of Humane Societies will present a special screening of Jane's Journey with Dr. Goodall on March 21, 2012.

Time:

VIP reception - 5:30-7:00 p.m.

Screening - 7:00-9:30 p.m.

 

Premium Tickets: $160 (taxes and fees included)

- VIP cocktail reception with Dr. Goodall from 5:30-7 followed by movie screening followed by a Q&A and a book signing.

Dr. Goodall on Jeopardy!

Tune-in to “Jeopardy!” TODAY to see a special category featuring Dr. Jane Goodall.

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